Nicholls State blows out Huston-Tillotson 96-53
Thibodaux, La. (AP)—Anatoly Bose and Chris Iles scored 17 points each as Nicholls State beat Huston-Tillotson 96-53 on Wednesday night.
Bose recorded his second double-double of the season, grabbing 10 rebounds for the Colonels (4-3). Nicholls State also received double-digit scoring from Ryan Bathie, Fred Hunter and Kellan Carter, who scored 15, 12 and 10, respectively.
The Rams (3-6) were paced by Robert Hartfield, who scored 17 points. James Black chipped in with 10.
The Colonels shot 57.1 percent from the field (36-for-63), including 43.8 percent from 3-point range (7-for-16). They also recorded 22 assists and 13 steals as a team.
The Rams shot 34.3 percent (18-for-52), and 25.9 percent from 3-point range (7-for-27).
The win was the third straight victory for Nicholls State.