Northwestern State defeats Nicholls State 92-61
NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) William Mosley scored a career-high 20 points and Northwestern State defeated Nicholls State 92-61 on Wednesday night.
The Demons (16-14, 8-7 Southland Conference) shot 63.6 percent (35 of 55) from the field in their biggest winning margin in a Southland Conference game since joining the league in 1987.
Northwestern State outscored the Colonels 42-22 in the paint and made 11 of 18 from long range.
Northwestern State, which snapped a five-game losing streak in conference play, took a 43-24 halftime lead before shooting 70.4 percent in the final 20 minutes (19 of 27).
Updated February 29, 2012