Recap - Stephen F. Austin Defeats Lamar 65-51
Stephen F. Austin grabbed a 65-51 win over Lamar on Saturday, behind a 20-point effort from Taylor Smith at Montagne Center.
Stephen F. Austin got 18 points from Hal Bateman and another 8 points from Desmond Haymon. Hal Bateman contributed 5 assists, while Taylor Smith cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Lamar got 13 points from Amos Wilson in a losing cause and another 8 points from Donley Minor. Rhon Mitchell contributed 3 assists for them, while Stan Brown had 10 rebounds.
Stephen F. Austin led at halftime, 27-24.
The rebound battle favored Lamar as they grabbed 33 boards, while Stephen F. Austin only had 31.