Corpus Christi Challenge - Liberty vs Sam Houston State Final: 62-58 - Recap

Liberty grabbed a 62-58 win over Sam Houston State on Saturday, behind a 15-point effort from Antwan Burrus at American Bank Center.

Liberty got 11 points from John-Caleb Sanders and another 9 points from Tomasz Gielo. Tomasz Gielo contributed 3 assists, while Joel Vander Pol cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.

Sam Houston State got 10 points from James Thomas in a losing cause and another 9 points from Paul Baxter. Kaheem Ransom contributed 3 assists for them, while James Thomas had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Sam Houston State were victorious, as the score was 30-21 at the break.

Liberty won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-32.