Northwestern State vs Texas-San Antonio

Texas-San Antonio 80, Northwestern St. 62

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Melvin Johnson III scored 21 points and UTSA continued its torrid 3-point shooting Wednesday night in an 80-62 victory over Northwestern State.

The Roadrunners, who came into the game as the Southland Conference's leader in 3-point field-goal percentage (.395) and 3-pointers per game (8.2), hit 11 of 22 shots from beyond the arc against Northwestern State. UTSA also converted 17 of 20 free-throw attempts.

Johnson was good on 4 of 5 3-pointers, including two during a 12-0 run to close the first half that put UTSA ahead 45-29.

Kannon Burrage added 14 points, Jeromie Hill 12, Igor Nujic 11 and Michael Hale III 10 for the Roadrunners (11-7, 4-1 Southland). UTSA had not begun the conference season with a 4-1 record since 2005.

Shamir Davis led Northwestern State (9-9, 2-2) with 17 points. William Mosley added 15 points, 12 rebounds and six blocked shots.

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Northwestern State Demons
P. Robinson, F150-30-02130
G. Roberson, F140-10-01120
W. Mosley, C275-65-11121215
L. Ellis, G313-121-234210
S. Davis, G296-103-432317
G. Stewart211-60-03213
J. Hulbin160-44-42114
J. Brisco152-52-43048
T. Washington141-60-01133
M. Frazier91-20-01002
O. Evans80-00-00000
D. Ulak10-00-00000
Totals 19-5515-2532132162
 34.5%60% 
Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners
J. Hill, F265-120-242012
S. Franklin, F250-20-04330
A. Vouyoukas, C203-52-25138
M. Hale III, G283-102-241210
M. Johnson III, G247-103-430321
S. Paye241-20-03523
K. Burrage224-104-471114
I. Nujic203-65-551311
J. Sims60-00-02010
T. Wood30-10-01000
R. Whitehead20-01-10001
Totals 26-5817-2041141880
 44.8%85% 
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Hou. Baptist10-817-17225
SE Louisiana9-912-21331
Abil Chr.8-1013-18321
McNeese St.7-119-20341
New Orleans6-1210-20343
Nicholls St.6-1211-23313
C. Arkansas6-127-21338
Nwestern St.5-138-20344
Lamar3-1511-19336

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Middle Tenn.13-525-1078
La. Tech12-623-9122
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Marshall12-617-16128
UTEP10-819-14214
Charlotte9-914-19234
Western Ky.8-1018-16158
FIU7-1113-19270
North Texas7-1112-20295
Rice7-1112-20279
So. Miss5-138-21315
FAU5-138-25300
UT-San Antonio3-155-27347
 
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