PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas -- Jabari Peters scored 26 points, with 15 coming at the line, as Sam Houston State escaped with a 108-103 double overtime win against Prairie View on Thursday night.
Sam Houston State made 16-of-19 free throws in the two overtimes to secure the win. Two free throws by Peters and another by Thomas put Sam Houston up 106-100 with 22 seconds to play.
Both teams were lights out from the field. The Bearkats hit 52.4 percent of their shots and Prairie View 52.9.
Sam Houston held a 45-33 advantage on the boards in a game that saw 17 ties and 15 lead changes.
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