Scores

Final

Nicholls State 62

(3-5, 1-5 away)

IUPUI 56

(4-9, 3-4 home)

    7:30 PM ET, December 18, 2013

    IUPUI Gymnasium, Indianapolis, Indiana

    1 2 T
    NICH 26 3662
    IUPU 24 3256

    Top Performers

    Nicholls State: D. Thomas 13 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    IUPUI: M. Barksdale 10 Pts, 10 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    Nicholls State over IUPUI 62-56

    Associated Press

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Dantrell Thomas scored 13 points and grabbed seven rebounds as Nicholls State beat IUPUI 62-56 on Wednesday night.

    Jeremy Smith had 12 points and four rebounds. Liam Thomas had five points, seven rebounds and two blocks. T.J. Carpenter came off the bench to score 14 points. Nicholls State hit 40 percent from the field overall and 63.2 percent from the line.

    The Colonels (3-5) came back from a five-point deficit early in the first period to lead by two at the break. A back-and-forth second half broke for the Colonels with a Carpenter 3-pointer with 3:50 left to play. A Thomas dunk, a layup by Sean McBeath, and another 3-pointer by Carpenter followed to put Nicholls State up by a seven-point margin in the final seconds.

    Marcellus Barksdale scored 10 points and grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds for the Jaguars (4-9).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NICH
    IUPU
    Points 62 56
    FG Made-Attempted 22-55 (.400) 20-52 (.385)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-20 (.300) 0-12 (.000)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-19 (.632) 16-25 (.640)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 15 (0/0)

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