Stephen F. Austin Defeats Sam Houston State 50-44 - Recap

Stephen F. Austin earned a 50-44 victory over Sam Houston State on Wednesday, getting 15 points from Hal Bateman at Bernard Johnson Coliseum.

Stephen F. Austin got 13 points from Taylor Smith and another 10 points from Jacob Parker. Hal Bateman contributed 8 assists, while Taylor Smith cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

Sam Houston State got a 14-point performance from James Thomas, who was supported by 14 points from Nathaniel Mason. Darius Gatson had 6 assists in a losing cause for Sam Houston State, while James Thomas grabbed 8 rebounds.

Stephen F. Austin led at halftime, 19-16.

The rebound battle favored Stephen F. Austin as they grabbed 34 boards, while Sam Houston State only had 32.