Towson vs Sam Houston State

Sam Houston State rolls past Towson 67-55


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NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) Terrance Motley scored 14 points and Jabari Peters added 13 as Sam Houston State cruised past Towson 67-55 on Saturday in a four-team tournament here.

Sam Houston State (7-3) won both its games in the Lumberjack E-Tech Classic at Stephen F. Austin University that matched teams from the Colonial Athletic and Southland conferences. It's the Bearkats' best start since 2007.

The Bearkats forced 15 Towson turnovers, scoring 20 points, and also outscored Towson 14-4 before halftime on second-chance shots despite being outrebounded 24-21 in the half.

Rafriel Guthrie scored 14 points off the bench, 12 in the second half, to lead the Tigers. Jerelle Benimon added 13 points and nine rebounds, and Four McGlynn added 10 points.

Towson (6-4) hit just 20 of 50 field goals and shot a chilly 10 for 23 from the free-throw line as it lost its second game in two nights at the Nacogdoches tournament.

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Towson (6-4)253055
Sam Houston State (7-3) «323567
 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Delaware14-225-10
Towson13-325-11
Will. & Mary10-620-12
Drexel8-816-14
Northeastern7-911-21
Charleston6-1014-18
J. Madison6-1011-20
Hofstra5-1110-23
UNC-Wilm.3-139-23

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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HOUBP 53 Final
MICH 107
UCLA 71 Final
MIZZOU 80
ULLAF 74 Final
LOU 113
NWST 76 Final
MEMP 96
BYU 96 Final
UMASS 105
MARQET 64 Final
WISC 70
KANSAS 72 Final
COLO 75
CCTST 56 Final
OHIOST 74
UNLV 58 Final
ARIZ 63
NOVA 98 Final
STJOES 68
NIOWA 82 Final
IOWAST 91
BING 65 Final
SYR 93
ORAL 58 Final
WICH 71
DAYTON 75 Final
ILLST 81
DRAKE 66 Final
IOWA 83
NMEXST 68 Final
GONZAG 80