Southeastern and Nicholls host games in first round of FCS playoffs

Southeastern and Nicholls host games in first round of FCS playoffs
Nicholls State head coach Tim Rebowe and Southeastern head coach Frank Scelfo (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB-TV)

FRISCO, Texas (WAFB) - Southeastern had to wait to find out its fate and the Lions are not only in the FCS playoffs but they will host a first round game.

Southeastern (7-4) will face Villanova (9-3) in Hammond at 4 p.m. Saturday. Fans can watch the game on ESPN3 (online).

Nicholls State (8-4), the champions of the Southland Conference, will host North Dakota (7-4) in Thibodaux at 4 p.m. Saturday. The game will also be shown on ESPN3.

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