TROY, Ala. -- Hunter Williams scored 19 points, hitting 5 of 9 3-point attempts, to lead Troy to a convincing 72-50 victory over Texas State Saturday night.
The victory gives Troy the eighth and final slot in the Sun Belt Conference tournament that begins Thursday in New Orleans.
Troy held a 33-26 halftime advantage and stretched that 52-35 at the midway point of the second half. The Bobcats could not answer.
The Trojans won the rebound battle, pulling down 40 compared to 26 for Texas State.