Stephen F. Austin vs Oklahoma

Stephen F. Austin 56, Oklahoma 55

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NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Taylor Smith scored 14 points and Hal Bateman chipped in 13 as Stephen F. Austin held off Oklahoma in the final seconds for a 56-55 win Tuesday night.

The Lumberjacks (8-1), who entered the game leading the nation in scoring defense (49.5 points per game), led by as many as 11 in the second half. Oklahoma (7-3) had a chance to tie in the final seconds but failed to convert a pair of free throws.

Stephen F. Austin methodically worked the ball inside, scoring 34 of its 56 points in the paint. The Southland Conference member held Oklahoma to its second-lowest scoring output this season.

The Lumberjacks took their first lead with 9:59 remaining in the first half on Smith's left-handed jam, but Oklahoma closed the half on a 17-9 run to lead by four at the break.

Steven Pledger and Je'lon Hornbeak led the Sooners with 12 points apiece.

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Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks
T. Smith, F367-150-171314
J. Parker, F352-40-06135
A. Bostic, G374-180-04329
H. Bateman, G345-93-359413
D. Haymon, G232-70-03115
T. Walkup193-62-24018
T. Pinkney60-00-00100
D. Walker61-20-00002
I. Asortse20-00-00000
N. Gajic20-00-00100
Totals 24-615-637171456
 39.3%83.3% 
Oklahoma Sooners
A. M'Baye, F221-21-24013
R. Osby, F184-80-03148
J. Hornbeak, G334-91-133412
S. Pledger, G326-140-051112
I. Cousins, G160-41-21011
B. Hield293-113-411119
A. Fitzgerald223-50-02026
C. Clark181-42-22024
T. Neal100-10-01000
Totals 22-588-113861655
 37.9%72.7% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin18-028-661
Texas A&M-CC15-325-885
Incarn Word12-617-12163
Sam Houston12-618-16178
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

Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kansas15-333-51
W. Virginia13-526-910
Oklahoma12-629-86
Texas11-720-1327
Iowa St.10-823-1223
Baylor10-822-1225
Texas Tech9-919-1336
Kansas St.5-1317-1690
Oklahoma St.3-1512-20172
TCU2-1612-21174
 
Other games
MIST 64 Final
BGSU 53
WIN 55 Final
OHST 65
RICH 59 Final
KAN 87
ORAL 64 Final
ARIZ 89
STAN 79 Final
NCST 88
PTLOMA 49 Final
SDSU 76