Northwestern St. clips Nicholls St.
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP)—Trey Gilder scored 16 points to lead Northwestern State to a 70-67 win over Nicholls State in a Southland Conference game Thursday night.
Michael McConathy also scored 13 for Northwestern (8-13, 4-3), while C.J. Clark added 12. Jerry Moody scored only two points, but pulled down 10 rebounds for Northwestern.
Nicholls State (6-15, 1-5) was led by Ryan Bathie, who scored 16 points, including four 3-pointers, and added nine rebounds. He became the Colonels’ career leader in 3-point shots with 174.
Gil Verner scored 14 for the Colonels, while Anatoly Bose scored 12.
Northwestern led 36-32 at halftime.