Sam Houston State vs Southeastern Louisiana Wrap - Southeastern Louisiana Wins 69-65

Sam Houston State vs Southeastern Louisiana Wrap - Southeastern Louisiana Wins 69-65

Brandon Fortenberry scored 22 points leading Southeastern Louisiana to a 69-65 victory over Sam Houston State at SLU University Center on Thursday.

Southeastern Louisiana got 12 points from Dre Evans and another 11 points from Roosevelt Johnson. Brandon Fortenberry contributed 5 assists, while Roosevelt Johnson cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Sam Houston State got a 15-point performance from Demarcus Gatlin, who was supported by 11 points from Paul Baxter. Aaron Harwell had 3 assists in a losing cause for Sam Houston State, while James Thomas grabbed 5 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Sam Houston State were victorious, as the score was 30-27 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Sam Houston State as they grabbed 37 boards, while Southeastern Louisiana only had 27.