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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Scoreboard
Towson (6-4)253055
Sam Houston State (7-3) «323567

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Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Towson0-010-127
Charleston0-07-3183
Hofstra0-07-3103
Will. & Mary0-07-3106
Elon0-07-4117
Northeastern0-06-4141
Delaware0-05-6263
Drexel0-05-6210
J. Madison0-04-8347
UNC-Wilm.0-02-7271

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin0-010-1107
Lamar0-08-260
Abil Chr.0-07-4236
Incarn Word0-05-3252
Sam Houston0-06-5233
SE Louisiana0-06-5181
C. Arkansas0-06-6223
Nicholls St.0-05-5171
Hou. Baptist0-04-7307
Nwestern St.0-03-6283
Texas A&M-CC0-03-6341
McNeese St.0-03-7332
New Orleans0-02-7259
 
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HBU 53 Final
MICH 107
UCLA 71 Final
MIZZ 80
ULL 74 Final
LOU 113
NWST 76 Final
MEMP 96
BYU 96 Final
MASS 105
MU 64 Final
WISC 70
KAN 72 Final
COLO 75
CCSU 56 Final
OHST 74
UNLV 58 Final
ARIZ 63
NOVA 98 Final
STJOE 68
NIOWA 82 Final
IAST 91
BING 65 Final
SYR 93
ORAL 58 Final
WICH 71
DAYT 75 Final
ILLST 81
DRKE 66 Final
IOWA 83
NMST 68 Final
GONZ 80