Sam Houston State vs Texas

Texas 65, Sam Houston St. 37


AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Sheldon McClellan came off the bench to score 16 points and grab eight rebounds as Texas beat Sam Houston State 65-37 on Tuesday.

Jonathan Holmes added 11 points and eight rebounds for Texas (4-2), and Julien Lewis had 10 points.

The Longhorns overcame 39.5 percent shooting and 19 turnovers by ruling the paint and making constant trips to the charity stripe. Texas shot 38 free throws and made 28, while the Bearkats were just 5 of 11 from the free-throw line.

Sam Houston State was led by Paul Baxter's 12 points - 11 in the first half. Erik Williams had eight for the Bearkats (3-4).

The Longhorns pulled away from Sam Houston State with a 12-0 first-half run and led 28-11 after a 3-pointer by McClellan with 4:30 to play before halftime. Texas earned a 32-18 halftime advantage and held Sam Houston State to 21 percent shooting for the game.

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Sam Houston State Bearkats
D. Gatlin, G250-20-02030
J. Thomas, F121-30-04102
M. Holyfield, C120-20-01050
W. Bond, G201-60-04123
D. Gatson, G181-50-02332
M. McKinney, G200-30-31030
E. Williams, F203-150-04018
P. Baxter, G194-93-442312
N. Mason, F192-61-23026
A. Harwell, G130-10-00120
T. Motley, F120-61-24041
J. McKay, G90-30-00010
M. McCormick11-10-00003
Total 13-625-113282937
Texas Longhorns
J. Holmes, F303-54-681211
P. Ibeh, F-C132-31-14015
J. Felix, G342-82-24536
D. Holland, G260-45-76205
J. Lewis, G192-46-840210
S. McClellan, G284-136-680116
C. Ridley, C200-24-66034
I. Papapetrou, F182-20-03014
C. Lammert, F92-20-21144
D. Melchionni, G20-00-00100
A. Dick, G10-00-00000
Total 17-4328-3847101765
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin17-129-533
Sam Houston15-326-982
Nwestern St.13-519-13161
Texas A&M-CC13-520-14210
Incarn Word10-818-11160
McNeese St.8-1015-16279
Hou. Baptist7-1112-16286
Nicholls St.7-1110-19321
New Orleans6-1211-18326
SE Louisiana6-129-23329
Abilene Christian4-1410-21325
C. Arkansas2-162-27349

Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Iowa St.12-625-99
W. Virginia11-725-1024
Oklahoma St.8-1018-1449
Kansas St.8-1015-17100
Texas Tech3-1513-19184
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MINN 77 Final
FSU 68
NCST 72 Final
UNC 59 Final
IND 83
TEXSO 80 Final