Stephen F. Austin 70, Texas St. 59
NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP)—Josh Alexander scored a game-high 20 points to lead Stephen F. Austin to a 70-59 victory over Texas State on Saturday night.
Alexander also shot 4-of-7 from 3-point range and had eight rebounds for the Lumberjacks (14-11, 7-7 Southland Conference). Marcus Clark had 15 points and a game-high nine assists. Matt Kingsley added 13 points and Anthony Paez had 10.
Stephen F. Austin led 41-23 at the half.
Brandon Bush led Texas State (3-22, 1-13) with 18 points and shot 3-of-4 from 3-point range. Charles Dotson added 11 and JuShay Rockett had a game-high 10 rebounds.
The Lumberjacks shot 49 percent from the field. Texas State shot 40 percent.