Stephen F. Austin @ Sam Houston
Current Records: Stephen F. Austin 10-5; Sam Houston 9-9
What to Know
The Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks are 9-3 against the Sam Houston Bearkats since January of 2016, and they'll have a chance to extend that success Saturday. The Lumberjacks and Sam Houston will face off in a WAC battle at 3 p.m. ET at Johnson Coliseum. Stephen F. Austin won both of their matches against the Bearkats last season (78-68 and 64-59) and is aiming for the same result this time around.
Stephen F. Austin strolled past the UTRGV Vaqueros with points to spare on Tuesday, taking the contest 86-75.
Meanwhile, Sam Houston didn't have too much trouble with the Lamar Cardinals on the road on Thursday as they won 73-56.
Barring any buzzer beaters, Stephen F. Austin is expected to win a tight contest. But bettors beware: they are only 1-4 against the spread when favored.
The Lumberjacks are now 10-5 while the Bearkats sit at 9-9. Stephen F. Austin is 5-4 after wins this year, Sam Houston 3-5.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 3 p.m. ET
- Where: Johnson Coliseum -- Huntsville, Texas
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Lumberjacks are a slight 1-point favorite against the Bearkats, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Lumberjacks as a 1.5-point favorite.
Stephen F. Austin have won nine out of their last 12 games against Sam Houston.
- Mar 06, 2021 - Stephen F. Austin 64 vs. Sam Houston 59
- Jan 31, 2021 - Stephen F. Austin 78 vs. Sam Houston 68
- Mar 07, 2020 - Stephen F. Austin 68 vs. Sam Houston 57
- Feb 01, 2020 - Stephen F. Austin 81 vs. Sam Houston 76
- Mar 09, 2019 - Sam Houston 68 vs. Stephen F. Austin 57
- Feb 02, 2019 - Sam Houston 94 vs. Stephen F. Austin 72
- Mar 03, 2018 - Stephen F. Austin 65 vs. Sam Houston 53
- Jan 27, 2018 - Stephen F. Austin 82 vs. Sam Houston 66
- Mar 04, 2017 - Stephen F. Austin 64 vs. Sam Houston 56
- Feb 02, 2017 - Sam Houston 72 vs. Stephen F. Austin 63
- Mar 05, 2016 - Stephen F. Austin 85 vs. Sam Houston 64
- Jan 23, 2016 - Stephen F. Austin 76 vs. Sam Houston 64