Scores

Final

Sam Houston 42

(15-15, 8-9 Southland)

SF Austin 57

(25-3, 15-2 Southland)

Coverage: ESPN3

9:00 PM ET, March 7, 2013

William R. Johnson Coliseum, Nacogdoches, Texas

1 2 T
SHSU 14 2842
SFA 23 3457

Top Performers

Sam Houston State: J. Thomas 10 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl

Stephen F. Austin: A. Bostic 14 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

Stephen F. Austin 57, Sam Houston St. 42

Associated Press

NACOGDOCHES, Texas -- Desmond Haymon scored 17 points on Thursday night, leading Stephen F. Austin to a 57-42 victory over Sam Houston State.

Stephen F. Austin (25-3, 15-2 Southland) also got 14 points and 10 rebounds from Antonio Bostic.

Stephen F. Austin had a 35-23 rebounding advantage, with Jacob Parker and Taylor Smith collecting nine apiece.

Sam Houston State (15-15, 8-9) was led by James Thomas, who scored 10 points.

Sam Houston State was off-target from the floor, shooting just 34.9 percent, and shot just 14 free throws for the game, making eight.

Haymon was a perfect 8-of-8 from the line.

Hal Bateman sparked the Stephen F. Austin defense with five steals.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SHSU
SFA
Points 42 57
FG Made-Attempted 15-43 (.349) 17-40 (.425)
3P Made-Attempted 4-13 (.308) 3-11 (.273)
FT Made-Attempted 8-14 (.571) 20-29 (.690)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
Largest Lead 4 17

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Feb 20, 2013 SFA 50, @SHSU 44Recap
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