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Atwood leads Lamar past Arlington Baptist 106-61

BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) T.J. Atwood scored a career-high 25 points on 11-of-16 shooting and Lamar beat NCCAA-member Arlington Baptist 106-61 on Friday night.

Atwood was one of six players in double figures for the Cardinals (2-0).

Corey Nickerson scored 21, Ayaan Sohail and Davion Buster each scored 12, Ellis Jefferson, 11, and David Muoka scored 10. Lamar struggled from beyond 3-point range shooting just 2 of 18, however, they took advantage of their size and finished 47-of-91 shooting (52%) overall.

The Patriots fought tough early and took a 19-18 lead on Sheldon Hodges' layup with 10:23 before halftime. That led to a 21-3 Lamar run that included seven straight from Muoka on a three-point play, followed by a pair of free throws and a dunk. The Cardinals led 47-31 at halftime.

Lamar opened the season with 46-point win against Champion Christian on Tuesday night.

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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 313061
home team logo Lamar 2-0 4759106
Team Stats
away team logo PPG RPG APG
home team logo Lamar 2-0 81.0 PPG 44.5 RPG 17.3 APG
Key Players
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. PPG RPG APG FG%
15
T. Atwood 19.3 PPG 6.5 RPG 2.5 APG 62.3 FG%
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0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
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