Northwestern St 72, Stephen F. Austin 66
NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP)—Byron Allen, shooting a perfect 7-for-7 from the field, scored 15 points to lead Northwestern State to a 72-66 win over Stephen F. Austin on Saturday.
Jermaine Wallace added 12 points for Northwestern State (15-6, 8-1 Southland).
Anthony Paez scored a game-high 17 for the Lumberjacks (10-9, 3-6). Keith Hardaway had 14.
Northwestern State shot 54.3 percent from the field for the game. The Lumberjacks managed 40 percent shooting, including just under 26 percent during the first half.
The Demons led 32-23 at halftime.