Recap - Sam Houston State Defeats New Orleans 77-70
Kaheem Ransom scored 21 points leading Sam Houston State to a 77-70 victory over New Orleans at UNO Lakefront Arena on Saturday.
Jabari Peters had 10 points for Sam Houston State and Michael Holyfield chipped in with 10 points. Jabari Peters had 5 assists for them, while Michael Holyfield was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
New Orleans got a 16-point performance from Traddarius McPhearson, who was supported by 10 points from Isaac Mack. Isaac Mack had 4 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Kevin Hill grabbed 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New Orleans were victorious, as the score was 33-31 at the break.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-28.