THIBODAUX, La. (AP) Ryan Burkhardt had a career-high 21 points as Southeastern Louisiana defeated Nicholls State 101-93 on Saturday.

Burkhardt shot 7 for 8 on 3-pointers.

Joe Kasperzyk had 19 points for Southeastern Louisiana (10-10, 5-1 Southland Conference). Gus Okafor added 17 points. Jalyn Hinton had 13 points, 11 rebounds, seven assists and six blocks.

Southeastern Louisiana is undefeated (3-0) when scoring at least 100 points this season.

Southeastern Louisiana totaled 52 points in the second half, a season best for the team.

Ty Gordon had 18 points for the Colonels (11-9, 3-3). Pierce Spencer added 18 points. Devante Carter had 15 points.

The Lions improve to 2-0 against the Colonels this season. Southeastern Louisiana defeated Nicholls State 77-72 on Jan. 8.


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