Southland Conference Tournament - Recap - Sam Houston State Defeats Texas A&M C.C. 69-63
Sam Houston State grabbed a 69-63 win over Texas A&M C.C. on Friday, behind a 15-point effort from Kaheem Ransom at Leonard E. Merrell Center.
Sam Houston State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite.
Sam Houston State got 12 points from James Thomas and another 11 points from Jabari Peters. Jabari Peters contributed 4 assists, while Michael Holyfield cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Texas A&M C.C. got 12 points from Hameed Ali in a losing cause and another 11 points from John Jordan. John Jordan contributed 6 assists for them, while Hameed Ali had 4 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Sam Houston State were victorious, as the score was 39-29 at the break.
Sam Houston State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 32-28.