Southland honors Colonels' Bates

Southland honors Colonels' Bates

(WVUE) - As Nicholls State. keeps winning, the weekly honors keep pouring in.

This week, the Southland Conference has honored wide receiver C.J. Bates as its offensive player of the week.

Bates tied a school single-game record on Saturday with 179-receiving yards and a season high three touchdowns in the Colonels 31-14 win against Northwestern St.

Nicholls has a short turnaround this week as they hosting Lamar Thursday night.

Copyright 2016 WVUE. All rights reserved.