Stephen F. Austin (11-1, 2-0 Southland) forced 29 turnovers on the way to winning its sixth in a row, the largest margin of victory over a Division I team this season.
It took less than eight minutes for Stephen F. Austin to open up an 18-6 lead, and it did not allow Lamar 2-11, 0-1) into double figures until the 9:35 mark.
Twelve players got in the scoring column for Stephen F. Austin. Seven of them had at least 6 points.
Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon has chosen Syracuse, giving the Orange a potential starter at point guard entering the 2016-17 season.
DeSean Murray, who averaged 20.2 points as a sophomore at Presbyterian, will transfer to Auburn to play for coach Bruce Pearl.
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|