Houston Baptist Defeats Northwestern State 98-97 - Recap
Houston Baptist got 21 points from Marcel Smith as they ran past Northwestern State 98-97 on Saturday at Sharp Gym.
Houston Baptist got 20 points from Rob Lewis and another 16 points from Tyler Russell. Rob Lewis contributed 6 assists, while Reveal Chukwujekwu cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Northwestern State got a 31-point performance from Jalan West, who was supported by 24 points from Zikiteran Woodley. Jalan West had 8 assists in a losing cause for Northwestern State, while DeQuan Hicks grabbed 8 rebounds.
Houston Baptist led at halftime, 56-47.
The rebound battle favored Houston Baptist as they grabbed 39 boards, while Northwestern State only had 31.