McNeese State vs Sam Houston State

McNeese St. 59, Sam Houston St. 58

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HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - Dontae Cannon tied the game with 3 seconds to play in regulation, then scored again with a second to play in overtime to lift McNeese State to a 59-58 win over Sam Houston State Thursday night.

Cannon finished with 19 points, eight rebounds and four assists for the Cowboys (9-12, 3-8 Southland), who had lost four in a row. It was just their second road win of the season; the other was at Texas Tech on Dec. 16.

Desharick Guidry had 11 points, making all three of his 3-point attempts, for McNeese State.

Marquel McKinney led the Bearkats (12-10, 5-5) with 13 points. Paul Baxter added 10 points and six assists for Sam Houston State.

The win was McNeese State's 300th in the Southland Conference, making the Cowboys the first team to reach that mark.

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Scoreboard
McNeese State (9-12) «2726659
Sam Houston State (12-10)3320558
 
McNeese State Cowboys
D. Guidry, F363-72-252311
C. McFerrin, F243-60-04046
K. Hardy, G434-81-17439
D. Cannon, G416-157-784119
J. Mitchell, G412-102-27138
A. Fields281-71-23124
P. Kpan50-00-01000
B. Regis41-10-01002
K. Garrett20-00-00000
J. Wells10-00-00000
Totals 20-5413-1436121659
 37%92.9% 
Sam Houston State Bearkats
J. Thomas, F383-101-36117
T. Motley, F132-40-01004
P. Baxter, G353-82-256410
D. Gatson, G292-70-16225
D. Gatlin, G130-20-02000
M. McKinney283-64-450313
A. Harwell200-31-22531
W. Bond151-30-02003
N. Mason141-80-00202
M. Holyfield123-32-35128
J. McKay82-40-00135
Totals 20-5810-1538181858
 34.5%66.7% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
SF Austin18-032-3
Texas A&M-CC14-418-16
Sam Houston13-524-11
Nwestern St.12-617-14
Incarn Word9-521-6
Oral Roberts11-817-16
Nicholls St.11-814-15
McNeese St.9-1011-20
New Orleans8-1011-15
SE Louisiana7-1212-18
C. Arkansas5-138-21
Lamar3-154-26
Abilene Christian2-1211-20
Hou. Baptist2-166-25
 
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COLO 48 Final
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