Scores

Final

Sam Houston 70

(14-6, 6-2 Southland)

Abilene Christian 51

(7-13, 1-5 Southland)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    4:25 PM ET, January 25, 2014

    Moody Coliseum (Abilene), Abilene, Texas

    1 2 T
    SHSU 36 3470
    ACU 24 2751

    Top Performers

    Sam Houston St: J. Thomas 12 Pts, 5 Reb

    Abilene Christian : J. Lancaster 12 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Blk

    Sam Houston dominates Abilene Christian 70-51

    Associated Press

    ABILENE, Texas -- James Thomas and Jabari Peters each scored 12 points as Sam Houston State dominated Abilene Christian 70-51 Saturday.

    Kaheem Ransom made a 3-point jumper to start Sam Houston (14-6, 6-2 Southland Conference) on an 11-3 run early in the first half. The Bearkats closed the first half on a 10-4 run to a 36-24 halftime lead. An 11-0 run midway of the second half extended the Bearkats lead to 51-30 with 11:37 left in the game. Abilene Christian (7-13, 1-5) could never get closer than 10 points in the second half.

    Aurimas Majauskas and Nathaniel Mason each had nine points for Sam Houston. Majauskas also pulled down nine rebounds as the Bearkats won the rebound battle 30 to 23.

    Jacob Lancester led the Wildcats with 12 points and Julian Edmonson and Parker Wentz had 11 each.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SHSU
    ACU
    Points 70 51
    FG Made-Attempted 23-47 (.489) 16-38 (.421)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-16 (.375) 4-13 (.308)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-26 (.692) 15-21 (.714)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 24 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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