Nicholls State Colonels men's basketball
|Nicholls State Colonels men's basketball|
|University||Nicholls State University|
|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. The school's team currently competes in the Southland Conference. 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 were last coached by J. P. Piper.
NCAA Division I Tournament
The Colonels have appeared in two NCAA Division I Tournaments in 1995 and 1998. Their combined record is 0–2.
|1995||First Round||Virginia||L 72–96|
|1998||First Round||Arizona||L 60–99|
NCAA Division II Tournament
The Colonels have appeared in two NCAA Division II Tournaments. Their combined record is 4–2.
|Southeast Missouri State
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