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

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.