Scores

Final

Sam Houston 68

(14-6, 5-3 Southland)

Northwestern St 77

(14-6, 7-1 Southland)

    7:30 PM ET, February 2, 2006

    Prather Coliseum, Natchitoches, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    SHSU 32 3668
    NWST 37 4077

    Top Performers

    Sam Houston State: R. Bright 13 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast

    Northwestern State: K. Forges 15 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Northwestern St. 77, Sam Houston St. 68

    NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) -- Kerwin Forges scored 15 points to help lead Northwestern State to a 77-68 win over Sam Houston State Thursday night and remain unbeaten at home.

    Byron Allen added 10 points for the Demons (14-6, 7-1 Southland), who scored 19 points off Bearkat turnovers. With the victory, Northwestern State stays atop the Southland Conference standings.

    Chris Jordan led Sam Houston State (14-6, 5-3) with 15 points. Aaron Wade added 14 and Ryan Bright had 13.

    Northwestern State led 37-32 at the half and got 38 points from its bench.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SHSU
    NWST
    Points 68 77
    FG Made-Attempted 21-56 (.375) 25-63 (.397)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-24 (.292) 5-20 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-29 (.655) 22-39 (.564)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 28 (0/0) 24 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 1 10

    2005-06 Season

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