Sam Houston State vs Samford

Sam Houston St. 73, Samford 57

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Darius Gatson led three Sam Houston State players in double figures with 15 points as the Bearkats topped Samford 73-57 Saturday night in a nonconference contest.

Gatson hit 9 of 10 from the foul line and added four assists, while Will Bond had 13 points and Terrance Motley 10 for Sam Houston State (5-5).

Clide Geffrard Jr. led the Bulldogs (2-10) with 16 points and six rebounds, and Raljon Kelly had 15 points.

The Bearkats led 38-30 at halftime. Samford cut the advantage to 44-40 in the first 5 minutes of the second half, but Sam Houston State's Jeremy McKay hit a 3-pointer to extend the lead. About 7 minutes later, Motley hit a jumper to spark a 6-0 run that expanded the lead to 59-47.

The Bearkats scored 19 points off 16 Samford turnovers, including nine steals, and outscored the Bulldogs off the bench 39-6.

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Sam Houston State Bearkats
N. Mason, F140-31-21001
M. Holyfield, C163-50-07036
D. Gatson, G283-59-1044215
M. McKinney, G272-81-22147
D. Gatlin, G231-63-44525
W. Bond, G195-50-000413
J. McKay, G182-30-01115
T. Motley, F185-70-051210
J. Thomas, F182-64-64018
A. Harwell, G120-10-00220
P. Baxter, G71-10-00103
Total 24-5018-2430152173
 48.0%75.0% 
Samford Bulldogs
C. Geffrard, Jr., F355-94-760416
T. Williams, F354-74-442412
R. Kelly, G394-125-853315
C. Miller, G380-52-22632
W. Cook, G173-50-04156
R. Wilson, G231-20-14142
B. Hayman, G122-40-01014
H. Bailey, G10-00-00000
Total 19-4415-2228132457
 43.2%68.2% 
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UNC-Green.7-1014-18
Samford7-1113-20
App. St.5-129-21
Furman3-149-21
Citadel3-157-26
 
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