Scores

Final

Sam Houston 73

(6-8, 0-1 Southland)

SF Austin 75

(9-4, 1-0 Southland)

    3:00 PM ET, January 10, 2009

    William R. Johnson Coliseum, Nacogdoches, Texas

    1 2 T
    SHSU 36 3773
    SFA 39 3675

    Top Performers

    Sam Houston State: P. Brown 22 Pts, 5 Reb

    Stephen F. Austin: M. Kingsley 21 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Blk

    Stephen F.Austin 75, Sam Houston St. 73

    Associated Press

    NACOGODOCHES, Texas -- Matt Kingsley scored 21 points and grabbed seven rebounds to help Stephen F. Austin hold off Sam Houston State 75-73 on Saturday.

    The Bearkats stayed close but SFA (9-4, 1-0 Southland) never trailed in the final 14 minutes. DeLuis Ramirez, who scored 12 points for Sam Houston State, missed a layup with seven seconds left that would have tied it.

    Josh Alexander scored 16 points for SFA. Eddie Williams added 14 and Eric Bell scored 10.

    Preston Brown led all scorers in the game with 22 points for the Sam Houston State (6-8, 0-1).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SHSU
    SFA
    Points 73 75
    FG Made-Attempted 22-63 (.349) 26-52 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-17 (.412) 8-19 (.421)
    FT Made-Attempted 22-23 (.957) 15-25 (.600)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 8

    2008-09 Season

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