Southeastern Louisiana 60, Nicholls State 49
THIBODAUX, La. (AP)—Johnathan Patton scored 14 points and Nate Lofton had 11 with seven rebounds as Southeastern Louisiana beat Nicholls State 60-49 on Wednesday.
The Lions (15-6, 7-1 Southland Conference) led 34-17 at the half, after outshooting Nicholls 50 percent to 23 percent from the floor.
Leonard Harden and Terry Bryant each scored eight for the Lions. Ricky Woods had six points and seven rebounds. Lofton and Bryant both had three steals.
Jason Wilkins and Shawn King both scored 11 for the Colonels (6-14, 1-8). Willie Depron had 10 rebounds, five assists and three steals.