Recap - Sam Houston State Defeats Abilene Christian 70-51
|Recap - Sam Houston State Defeats Abilene Christian 70-51|
Sam Houston State earned a 70-51 victory over Abilene Christian on Saturday, getting 12 points from James Thomas at Moody Coliseum.
Jabari Peters had 12 points for Sam Houston State and Nathaniel Mason chipped in with 9 points. Paul Baxter had 7 assists for them, while Aurimas Majauskas was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Abilene Christian got a 12-point performance from Jacob Lancaster, who was supported by 11 points from Julian Edmonson. Parker Wentz had 5 assists in a losing cause for Abilene Christian, while Jacob Lancaster grabbed 5 rebounds.
Sam Houston State led at halftime, 36-24.
The rebound battle favored Sam Houston State as they grabbed 30 boards, while Abilene Christian only had 23.