Stephen F. Austin Defeats Howard Payne 84-30 - Recap

The battle between Stephen F. Austin and Howard Payne didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Howard Payne was handed an 84-30 defeat on Friday at William R. Johnson Coliseum.

Stephen F. Austin got 16 points from Desmond Haymon and another 15 points from Deshaunt Walker. Hal Bateman contributed 11 assists, while Nikola Gajic cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Howard Payne got 6 points from Quelan Lancaster in a losing cause and another 4 points from Christian Davis. Jorden Young contributed 2 assists for them, while Christian Davis had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Stephen F. Austin were victorious, as the score was 36-14 at the break.

Stephen F. Austin won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 44-27.