Sam Houston State Defeats Long Island 82-78 - Recap
Sam Houston State grabbed an 82-78 win over Long Island on Saturday, behind a 20-point effort from Kaheem Ransom at Bernard Johnson Coliseum.
Jabari Peters had 16 points for Sam Houston State and Nathaniel Mason chipped in with 16 points. Paul Baxter had 6 assists for them, while Jabari Peters was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Long Island got a 26-point performance from Jason Brickman, who was supported by 17 points from Gerrell Martin. Jason Brickman had 13 assists in a losing cause for Long Island, while E.J. Reed grabbed 5 rebounds.
Sam Houston State trailed at halftime, 38-37.
Sam Houston State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 25-22.