Nicholls State Colonels men's basketball

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Nicholls State Colonels men's basketball
2013–14 Nicholls State Colonels men's basketball team
Nicholls State Colonels men's basketball athletic logo
University Nicholls State University
Conference Southland
Location Thibodaux, LA
Head coach J. P. Piper (9th year)
Arena Stopher Gym
(Capacity: 3,800)
Nickname Colonels
Colors

Red and Gray

            
NCAA Tournament appearances
1976*, 1979*, 1995, 1998
*at Division II level

The Nicholls State Colonels men's basketball team represents Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana, United States. The school's team currently competes in the Southland Conference.[1] Nicholls State's first men's basketball team was fielded in 1958. The team plays its home games at 3,800-seat Stopher Gym and are coached by J. P. Piper.

Postseason appearances[edit]

NCAA Division I Tournament[edit]

The Colonels have appeared in two NCAA Division I Tournaments. Their combined record is 0–2.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1995 First Round Virginia L 72–96
1998 First Round Arizona L 60–99

NCAA Division II Tournament[edit]

The Colonels have appeared in two NCAA Division II Tournaments. Their combined record is 4–2.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1976 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Elite Eight
Lincoln (MO)
Grambling State
Chattanooga
W 97–79
W 90–89
L 78–107
1979 Regional Semifinals
Regional Finals
Elite Eight
Southeast Missouri State
Rollins
North Alabama
W 89–74
W 100–87
L 97–103

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