Preview: Nicholls State

Colonels could remain in top half of Southland with improved shooting

Updated: October 9, 2013, 4:10 PM ET
By Josh Reed | ESPN Insider

Nicholls State Colonels

2012-13: 9-21 (8-10)
In-conference offense: 1.01 points per possession (4th)
In-conference defense: 1.04 points allowed per possession (6th)

Like most Southland programs, Nicholls State lives in a different reality than high-major teams when it comes to scheduling. Whereas the blue-chip programs are looking for winnable games at home or (failing that) on neutral courts, the Colonels have to think about keeping the lights on.

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