Scores

Final

Sam Houston 54

(4-1, 3-0 home)

    8:00 PM ET, December 1, 2010

    1 2 T
    STT 19 2746
    SHSU 25 2954

    Top Performers

    St. Thomas (TX): J. Lewis 14 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast, 3 Stl

    Sam Houston State: J. Crow 13 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast, 6 Stl

    Sam Houston St. 54, St. Thomas, Texas 46

    Associated Press

    HUNTSVILLE, Texas -- Gilberto Clavell had 16 points and eight rebounds as Sam Houston State defeated St. Thomas, Texas, 54-46 Wednesday night.

    Josten Crow added 13 points and six steals for the Bearkats (4-1), who shot just 31 percent from the field but took advantage of 25 turnovers by the Celts.

    Jeremy Lewis had 14 points and Anthony Medina 11 for St. Thomas (3-7), an NAIA school.

    Sam Houston led by as many 16 points in the second half but could not put away St. Thomas. The Celts cut the lead to 45-37 with 2:50 to play and to 53-46 with 37 seconds left.

    The Bearkats had a big advantage at the free-throw line, hitting 20 of 31 attempts compared to 9 of 13 for St. Thomas.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    STT
    SHSU
    Points 46 54
    FG Made-Attempted 16-42 (.381) 15-50 (.300)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 4-21 (.190)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-13 (.692) 20-31 (.645)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 16

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