Recap - Sam Houston State Defeats Lamar 74-71

Recap - Sam Houston State Defeats Lamar 74-71

Sam Houston State got 14 points from Jabari Peters as they ran past Lamar 74-71 on Saturday at Montagne Center.

Sam Houston State got 14 points from Terrance Motley and another 13 points from Paul Baxter. Paul Baxter contributed 4 assists, while Jabari Peters cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Lamar got a 21-point performance from Nimrod Hilliard, who was supported by 14 points from Amos Wilson. Nimrod Hilliard had 5 assists in a losing cause for Lamar, while Amos Wilson grabbed 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Sam Houston State were victorious, as the score was 32-29 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Sam Houston State as they grabbed 35 boards, while Lamar only had 27.