THIBODAUX, La. -- Dantrell Thomas had 18 points, 9 assists and 9 rebounds to lead Nicholls to a 79-73 win over University of Texas at San Antonio Tuesday night.
Carpenter hit a 3-pointer to start the scoring and the Colonels built their lead to 37-27 at the half. UTSA (1-5) outscored Nicholls State 46-42 in the second half, but could never take the lead as the Colonels led throughout.
The Colonels were hot from the field, making 56.3 percent of their shots, as they were good on 10 of 23 three-point shots.
Andrew White III will return to the Nebraska men's basketball team next season after removing his name from the NBA draft.
Mike Brey is looking at former Notre Dame players to fill two assistant jobs that have opened up with the departures of Martin Ingelsby and Anthony Solomon.
Purdue's 2016-17 prospects got a jolt Wednesday when forward Caleb Swanigan announced he will return for his sophomore season.
|Texas San Antonio||3-15||13||5-27|
|Stephen F. Austin||18-0||-||28-6|
|Sam Houston State||12-6||6||18-16|