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Final

Nicholls State 61

(10-18, 6-9 Southland)

Northwestern St 92

(16-14, 8-7 Southland)

    Coverage: FULLCT

    8:00 PM ET, February 29, 2012

    Prather Coliseum, Natchitoches, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    NICH 24 3761
    NWST 43 4992

    Top Performers

    Nicholls St: T. Lewis 16 Pts, 8 Reb, 3 Ast, 4 Stl, 2 Blk

    Northwestern St: W. Mosley 20 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

    Northwestern St. 92, Nicholls 61

    Associated Press

    NATCHITOCHES, La. -- William Mosley scored a career-high 20 points and Northwestern State defeated Nicholls State 92-61 on Wednesday night.

    The Demons (16-14, 8-7 Southland Conference) shot 63.6 percent (35 of 55) from the field in their biggest winning margin in a Southland Conference game since joining the league in 1987.

    Northwestern State outscored the Colonels 42-22 in the paint and made 11 of 18 from long range.

    Louis Ellis scored 17 points, going 4 of 7 from 3-point range for the Demons, and Shamir Davis chipped in 12 points.

    Northwestern State, which snapped a five-game losing streak in conference play, took a 43-24 halftime lead before shooting 70.4 percent in the final 20 minutes (19 of 27).

    Nicholls State (10-18, 6-9) was led by Trevon Lewis with 16 points and Shane Rillieux with 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NICH
    NWST
    Points 61 92
    FG Made-Attempted 21-52 (.404) 35-55 (.636)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 11-18 (.611)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-20 (.600) 11-17 (.647)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 31

    2011-12 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 11, 2012 NWST 80, @NICH 79Recap
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