THIBODAUX, La. -- — Andre Jones recorded 16 points and 14 rebounds to carry Nicholls State to an 87-71 win over Northwestern State on Monday night.
Jaylen Fornes had 18 points for Nicholls State (16-6, 13-2 Southland Conference), which earned its sixth straight victory. Ryghe Lyons added 12 points, nine rebounds and four blocks. Najee Garvin had 11 points.
The Colonels improve to 2-0 against the Demons for the season. Nicholls State defeated Northwestern State 76-66 on Jan. 13.
Perry scores 17 to lead North Texas past Charlotte 65-51
— Tylor Perry had 17 points as North Texas topped Charlotte 65-51 on Thursday night.
Brewer, Hawkins lead FIU past Marshall 70-64
— Tevin Brewer had 19 points as Florida International got past Marshall 70-64 on Thursday night.
Good scores 31 to carry Winthrop over Presbyterian 60-58
— Patrick Good made seven 3-pointers and scored 31 points as Winthrop narrowly beat Presbyterian 60-58 on Thursday night.