College Insider Tournament - Alabama State vs Sam Houston State Wrap - Sam Houston State Wins 71-49
Sam Houston State blew out Alabama State on Tuesday, running up the score in a 71-49 win at Bernard Johnson Coliseum.
Sam Houston State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9.5-point spread as favorites.
Sam Houston State got 14 points from Dakarai Henderson and another 13 points from James Thomas. Jabari Peters contributed 6 assists, while Michael Holyfield cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Alabama State got a 13-point performance from Brandon Graham, who was supported by 11 points from DeMarcus Robinson. Jamel Waters had 6 assists in a losing cause for Alabama State, while Brandon Graham grabbed 8 rebounds.
Sam Houston State hit the break leading 28-20 before taking care of business in the second half.
Sam Houston State had a 47-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.