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Lamar keeps Incarnate Word winless in Southland, 85-62

BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) Nick Garth scored 19 points and Lamar solidified its hold on a post-season tournament berth by thumping Incarnate Word, 85-62, on Wednesday night, keeping the Cardinals winless in Southland Conference play.

Lamar is now alone in sixth place in the conference standings, with the top eight teams advancing to the Southland Conference tournament in Katy, Texas. The Cardinals sit four games back of a four-team logjam for second place and have a one-game lead on Abilene Christian and Central Arkansas.

Incarnate Word (5-18, 0-13) has lost 15 straight.

Lamar took a 40-29 lead at the break and cruised home.

Josh Nzeakor added 16 points, Zjori Bosha contributed 15 points and 11 rebounds and Colton Weisbrod grabbed 10 boards for Lamar (16-11, 8-6).

Shawn Johnson scored 27 points to lead Incarnate Word, with Charles Brown III adding another 15 points.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Incarnate Word 5-18 293362
home team logo Lamar 16-11 404585
Team Stats
away team logo Incarnate Word 5-18 60.4 PPG 34 RPG 9.0 APG
home team logo Lamar 16-11 75.3 PPG 46 RPG 13.3 APG
Key Players
20
M. Taylor 14.8 PPG 3.4 RPG 3.2 APG 37.9 FG%
11
J. Nzeakor 15.3 PPG 7.3 RPG 0.3 APG 65.2 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
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Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
Bench
Bench MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
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Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
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Starters MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB
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Bench MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO PF FG 3PT FT OREB DREB