Nicholls St. 82, Texas St. 67
THIBODAUX, La. (AP)—Adonis Gray had 22 points and seven rebounds as Nicholls State defeated Texas State Saturday 82-67.
Stefan Blaszczynski and James Dixon each scored 15 at Nicholls State improved to 3-15 (2-2 Southland Conference). Blaszczynski also had a game-high 10 rebounds.
Texas State held a narrow lead heading into halftime, 40-37, as both teams shot under 50 percent from the field. But Texas State faltered in the second, shooting just 28 percent, while Nicholls State shot nearly 78 percent.
Texas State (7-10, 2-2 Southland Conference) attempted 33 3-pointers and only made 9, with Matt Fullenwider connecting on three of his four attempts. He ended the day with 12 points.
Dylan Moseley led Texas State with 14 points.