HUNTSVILLE, Texas -- Paul Baxter had 16 points off the bench to lead five Sam Houston State players scoring in double figures in a 90-49 victory against Howard Payne on Saturday.
Brandon Gould scored 10 points to lead the Division III Yellow Jackets (3-8), who had 23 turnovers, were outrebounded 53-31 and shot just 34.5 percent (19 of 55) from the floor.
The Bearkats outscored Howard Payne 46-14 in the paint.
Shooting guard Jaylen Nowell, ranked No. 45 in the ESPN 100, chose the Washington Huskies on Wednesday over California. As a junior he led Garfield Heights to a state championship and was named MVP of the tournament.
Donnie Tyndall has filed an appeal to reverse the 10-year show cause penalty he received from the NCAA in April for violations that occurred while he was coaching Southern Mississippi.
Top-50 prospect Jaylen Nowell committed to Washington on Wednesday. Nowell, a shooting guard, is No. 45 on the ESPN 100.
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|Sam Houston State||12-6||6||18-16|