Scores

Final

Sam Houston 74

(13-6, 5-2 Southland)

Incarnate Word 85

(15-3, 3-2 Southland)

    9:05 PM ET, January 23, 2014

    McDermott Convocation Center, San Antonio, Texas

    1 2 T
    SHSU 34 4074
    IW 40 4585

    Top Performers

    Sam Houston St: J. Thomas 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Incarnate Word: D. Livingston 20 Pts, 7 Reb, 7 Ast, 4 Stl, 2 Blk

    Incarnate Word beats Sam Houston State 85-74

    Associated Press

    SAN ANTONIO -- Denzel Livingston had 20 points, seven rebounds, seven assists and four steals on Thursday night to lead Incarnate Word over Sam Houston State 85-74.

    Incarnate Word's victory ended Sam Houston's four-game winning streak and pulled the Cardinals even with the Bearkats in the Southland Conference loss column with two each.

    Kyle Hittle added 16 for Incarnate Word (15-3, 3-2), which closed the first half on an 11-3 run to take a 40-34 advantage into the break.

    Sam Burmeister's jumper with 11:38 left capped an 11-4 run that extended the Cardinals advantage to 57-47, and they took their largest lead of the night at 69-53 with 7:13 left. Sam Houston (13-6, 5-2) never got closer than nine after that.

    Anthony Horton and Mitchell Badillo each had 14 for the Cardinals, and Burmeister added 13.

    James Thomas had 18 points and Jabari Peters added 16 for the Bearkats, which shot 41.8 percent.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SHSU
    IW
    Points 74 85
    FG Made-Attempted 23-55 (.418) 28-51 (.549)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-17 (.353) 6-19 (.316)
    FT Made-Attempted 22-29 (.759) 23-32 (.719)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 19 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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