The No. 1 seed Nicholls State Colonels (17-6) are favored by 7.5 points in the Southland Tournament semifinals when they square off against the No. 4 seed Northwestern State Demons (11-17) Friday at Leonard E. Merrell Center, starting at 6:00 PM ET on ESPN+. The winner moves one game closer to claiming a guaranteed place in the NCAA Tournament bracket.
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Point Total InsightsIn nine of its 23 games this season (39.1%), Nicholls State and its opponents have gone over the current total of 154. In 46.4% of Northwestern State games this season (13/28), the total points scored was more than Friday's total of 154. The combined points per game average of the two teams, 151.9, is 2.1 points fewer than Friday's over/under. The Colonels score the same number of points per game (79.4) as the Demons give up (79.4). The Demons put up an average of 72.5 points per game, just 0.4 fewer points than the 72.9 the Colonels give up to opponents.
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Nicholls State vs Northwestern State (Last 6 Games)
|Date||Favorite||Spread||Total||Favorite Moneyline||Underdog Moneyline||Game Type||Result|
|3/1/2021||Nicholls State||-9||151.5||-478||+360||Regular Season||87-71|
|1/13/2021||Nicholls State||-6.5||153.5||-286||+227||Regular Season||76-66|
|2/19/2020||Nicholls State||-3||144||-159||+128||Regular Season||73-69|
|1/15/2020||Nicholls State||-12.5||140||-1000||+637||Regular Season||73-72|
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Nicholls State Betting DataAgainst the spread, Nicholls State has been strong this season, posting a 12-8 record. The Colonels have covered half the time, going 2-2 against the spread when favored by at least 7.5 points. Nicholls State and its opponents have covered the over/under in just 0 of 20 games this season (0%).
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Northwestern State Betting DataNorthwestern State has failed to cover the spread in more than half of its games, going 11-12 ATS. When they are at least 7.5-point underdogs, the Demons have not fared well, going 0-1 against the spread. Northwestern State has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 4.3% of matchups this season (1 out of 23 chances).
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