Scores

Final

SF Austin 50

(21-3, 12-2 Southland)

SE Louisiana 54

(10-13, 8-5 Southland)

5:45 PM ET, February 16, 2013

University Center, Hammond, Louisiana

1 2 T
SFA 23 2750
SELA 21 3354

Top Performers

Stephen F. Austin: T. Smith 12 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

Southeastern Louisiana: B. Fortenberry 16 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

SE Louisiana 54, Stephen F. Austin 50

Associated Press

HAMMOND, La. -- Brandon Fortenberry scored 16 points and Roosevelt Johnson grabbed 14 rebounds as Southeastern Louisiana upset Stephen F. Austin 54-50 Saturday.

The Lions (10-13, 8-5 Southland Conference) avenged a 52-40, Jan. 17 loss at Stephen F. Austin. The Lumberjacks (21-3, 12-2) had won five straight, 16 of 17.

Down 12-0, the Lions finally scored on a Roger Woods jumper and trailed 23-21 at halftime. Todd Nelson (12 points) later hit one of his three 3-pointers for a 48-45 lead with 3:22 left.

Southeastern Louisiana scored its last six points on free throws, three by Johnson (5 of 8 at the line). The last, with 0:12 left, clinched it.

The Lumberjacks, 2 of 11 on treys, were led by Hal Bateman's 15 points and Taylor Smith's double-double (12 points, 10 rebounds).

The Lions made 16 of 24 free throws, the Lumberjacks 8 of 17. Southeastern Louisiana's bench outscored the Lumberjacks' 21-8.

Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

SPONSORED HEADLINES

Team Stat Comparison

 
SFA
SELA
Points 50 54
FG Made-Attempted 20-56 (.357) 17-38 (.447)
3P Made-Attempted 2-11 (.182) 4-9 (.444)
FT Made-Attempted 8-17 (.471) 16-24 (.667)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
Largest Lead 12 5

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 17, 2013 @SFA 52, SELA 40Recap
» Feb 16, 2013 @SELA 54, SFA 50Recap
Mar 15, 2013 @SFA 68, SELA 57Recap