NACODOCHES, Texas -- Desmond Haymond led a balanced scoring effort with 24 points, including four 3-pointers, and Stephen F. Austin defeated Lubbock Christian 78-67 on Saturday night.
Stephen F. Austin had a 31-21 rebounding advantage and outscored Lubbock Christian 24-16 in the paint and had a 15-3 edge in second-chance points.
Hal Bateman dished out six assists to help the Stephen F. Austin cause.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.
|Stephen F. Austin||18-0||-||28-6|
|Sam Houston State||12-6||6||18-16|