Sam Houston St. 88, Texas State 74
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP)—James Barrett came off the bench to score 20 points and grab seven rebounds to lead Sam Houston State to an 88-74 win over Texas State on Saturday night.
Barrett made 3-of-5 3-pointers for the Bearkats (13-7, 5-2 Southland). C.J. Hadley made 4-of-6 3-pointers, finishing with 18 points, eight rebounds and three assists.
Reggie Rawlins added 10 points and Ryan Bright finished with nine points, six rebounds, three assists and three blocks.
The Bearkats had 28 assists on their 32 field goals, led by 10 from Jejuan Plair and eight from Shamir McDaniel.
Chris Agwumaro and Matt Fullenwider led Texas State (8-13, 3-5) with 20 points apiece. Agwumaro finished with a team-high seven rebounds. Overall, the Bobcats had 33 rebounds, 12 fewer than the Bearkats.