Scores

Final

Nicholls State 58

(7-18, 6-8 Southland)

UTSA 76

(7-19, 2-12 WAC)

3:00 PM ET, February 23, 2013

UTSA Convocation Center, San Antonio, Texas

1 2 T
NICH 33 2558
UTSA 45 3176

Top Performers

Nicholls State: J. Horace 14 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Blk

UTSA: J. Hill 16 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Texas-San Antonio 76, Nicholls 58

Associated Press

SAN ANTONIO -- Kannon Burrage scored 17 points and Jeromie Hill and Michael Hale III had 16 apiece as UTSA defeated Nicholls State 76-58 Saturday in a BracketBusters game.

Hill also had a season-high 12 rebounds for the Roadrunners (7-19), who built a double-digit lead in the first half and extended the margin to as many as 23 points in the second half.

JaMarkus Horace led Nicholls State (7-18) with 14 points and nine rebounds. Dantrell Thomas and Amin Torres added 10 points each. The Colonels were 6 of 21 on 3-point attempts and went to the free-throw line just seven times, converting four.

UTSA hit six of its first seven 3-point attempts to build a 23-13 lead. Hill was perfect on all three of his attempts and Hale made 2 of 3 during that stretch. The Roadrunners finished 9 of 23 beyond the arc.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NICH
UTSA
Points 58 76
FG Made-Attempted 24-58 (.414) 25-54 (.463)
3P Made-Attempted 6-21 (.286) 9-23 (.391)
FT Made-Attempted 4-7 (.571) 17-22 (.773)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
Largest Lead 3 23

2012-13 Season

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