Stephen F. Austin 69, Northwestern St. 59


NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) -- Dedrick Sanders scored 12 points to
lead Stephen F. Austin to a 69-59 win over Northwestern State on
Tuesday night.

Stephen F. Austin (18-8, 9-6 Southland) took the lead on a
3-pointer by Josh Porter with 1:43 left in the first half and led
31-27 at halftime.

The Lumberjacks opened the second half with four straight points
and led by as many as 15 points.

Northwestern State (10-16, 7-8) got 13 points from Jermaine
Wallace and 10 apiece from Byron Allen and Alfonse Dyer.

Marcus Clark and Rodrigo Segantim scored 11 points each for
Stephen F. Austin.

Stephen F. Austin's 29-game home winning streak is the nation's
second longest.