Nicholls State beats McNeese State 87-79 in OT

Dantrell Thomas scored 27 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Jeremy Smith added 25 points Tuesday night as McNeese State beat Nicholls State 87-79 in overtime. With his layup with 53 seconds to play in OT, Thomas scored his 1,001th career point, becoming the 24th player in Nicholls history to reach the milestone. Shane Rillieux scored 12 for Nicholls State (8-8, 5-2 Southland)...
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January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Nicholls State edges New Orleans 88-83

Jeremy Smith scored 17 points and Dantrell Thomas 16 as Nicholls State defeated New Orleans 88-83 in a Southland Conference opener on Thursday night that featured 104 free-throw attempts. T.J. Carpenter, Ja'Dante' Frye and Amin Torres added 10 points apiece for the Colonels (4-6). Four Nicholls State players and two from New Orleans fouled out in a game with 72 fouls. The Colonels...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Nicholls State loses 98-59 at No. 11 Memphis

Nicholls State coach J.P. Piper wanted to chew out his team after a 39-point loss. He thought better of it when he considered the possible effect on his young players. Jeremy Smith scored 16 points, but no other Colonel scored in double figures as Nicholls State lost 98-59 at No. 11 Memphis on Saturday. ''I've got a lot of young kids, and I've got to make room for them to experience...
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November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

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