Nicholls State @ Incarnate Word
Current Records: Nicholls State 10-10; Incarnate Word 9-12
What to Know
The Nicholls State Colonels are 8-2 against the Incarnate Word Cardinals since January of 2016, and they'll have a chance to extend that success Saturday. The Colonels' road trip will continue as they head to Alice P. McDermott Convocation Center at 5 p.m. ET to face off against Incarnate Word. Nicholls State won both of their matches against Incarnate Word last season (63-60 and 69-58) and is aiming for the same result this time around.
Nicholls State came up short against the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders on Thursday, falling 96-86.
Meanwhile, Incarnate Word didn't have too much breathing room in their contest with the McNeese State Cowboys on Thursday, but they still walked away with a 70-65 win.
Nicholls State is the favorite in this one, with an expected 6.5-point margin of victory. The smart bettors have been the ones to keep their money on Nicholls State's opponents whenever they hit the road.
Incarnate Word's victory lifted them to 9-12 while Nicholls State's defeat dropped them down to 10-10. We'll see if the Cardinals can repeat their recent success or if the Colonels bounce back and reverse their fortune.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 5 p.m. ET
- Where: Alice P. McDermott Convocation Center -- San Antonio, Texas
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Colonels are a solid 6.5-point favorite against the Cardinals, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 6.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
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Nicholls State have won eight out of their last ten games against Incarnate Word.
- Feb 10, 2022 - Nicholls State 69 vs. Incarnate Word 58
- Feb 03, 2022 - Nicholls State 63 vs. Incarnate Word 60
- Jan 06, 2022 - Nicholls State 87 vs. Incarnate Word 56
- Jan 02, 2020 - Nicholls State 76 vs. Incarnate Word 60
- Jan 05, 2019 - Incarnate Word 65 vs. Nicholls State 58
- Dec 30, 2017 - Nicholls State 77 vs. Incarnate Word 60
- Feb 23, 2017 - Nicholls State 77 vs. Incarnate Word 68
- Dec 31, 2016 - Nicholls State 94 vs. Incarnate Word 84
- Feb 08, 2016 - Nicholls State 71 vs. Incarnate Word 60
- Jan 30, 2016 - Incarnate Word 68 vs. Nicholls State 61