Stephen F. Austin vs Southeastern Louisiana

SE Louisiana 54, Stephen F. Austin 50


HAMMOND, La. (AP) - Brandon Fortenberry scored 16 points and Roosevelt Johnson grabbed 14 rebounds as Southeastern Louisiana upset Stephen F. Austin 54-50 Saturday.

The Lions (10-13, 8-5 Southland Conference) avenged a 52-40, Jan. 17 loss at Stephen F. Austin. The Lumberjacks (21-3, 12-2) had won five straight, 16 of 17.

Down 12-0, the Lions finally scored on a Roger Woods jumper and trailed 23-21 at halftime. Todd Nelson (12 points) later hit one of his three 3-pointers for a 48-45 lead with 3:22 left.

Southeastern Louisiana scored its last six points on free throws, three by Johnson (5 of 8 at the line). The last, with 0:12 left, clinched it.

The Lumberjacks, 2 of 11 on treys, were led by Hal Bateman's 15 points and Taylor Smith's double-double (12 points, 10 rebounds).

The Lions made 16 of 24 free throws, the Lumberjacks 8 of 17. Southeastern Louisiana's bench outscored the Lumberjacks' 21-8.

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Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks
T. Smith, F365-62-6101412
J. Parker, F292-61-26325
A. Bostic, G373-100-00236
D. Haymon, G332-80-08034
H. Bateman, G325-145-923115
T. Walkup181-40-05052
J. Harrison61-30-00013
I. Asortse40-00-01000
D. Walker31-30-00003
T. Pinkney20-20-00000
Totals 20-568-173791950
Southeastern Louisiana Lions
R. Johnson, F321-55-814017
R. Woods, F222-42-42026
B. Fortenberry, G375-125-651316
J. Ricard, G282-40-04244
D. Evans, G230-30-00110
A. Benton264-60-04038
T. Nelson243-43-420012
J. Campbell60-01-20021
J. James20-00-00020
Totals 17-3816-243341854
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