The Battle of the Piney Woods
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - Darius Gardner scored 15 points as
Stephen F. Austin rolled to a 63-49 victory over Sam Houston State
on Wednesday night.
Jereal Scott added 14 points, and Antonio Bostic and Eddie
Williams each had 13 for the Lumberjacks (12-5, 3-2 Southland).
Gilberto Clavell led the Bearkats (9-10, 2-4) with 26 points.
Stephen F. Austin trailed by five early before putting together
a 15-4 run to take a 20-14 lead with 8:41 left in the first half.
The Lumberjacks pushed their lead to 33-23 at halftime and led by
double digits the rest of the way.
Stephen F. Austin led by 18 in the second half and outshot Sam
Houston State 59.5 percent to 40.5 percent.
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