Abilene Christian beats Nicholls State 71-54
Abilene Christian (8-7, 2-0 Southland) scored the first five points of the second half and stretched to its first double-digit lead at 42-32. Nicholls (3-9, 0-2) twice closed within eight before Austin Cooke made it 47-36 on a 3-pointer with 12:20 left. The Wildcats held their double-digit lead from there.
ACU erased a nine-point first-half deficit with a 10-0 run and led 31-28 at halftime.