McDaniel scores game-high 22 to lead Bearkats to 61-54 win

Preview | Box Score | Recap

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP)—Shamir McDaniel scored a game-high 22 points for undefeated Sam Houston State, which came from behind to beat UC Irvine 61-54 on Thursday night.

McDaniel was 6 of 8 from the field, including 4 of 5 from the field for the Bearkats (10-0). Ryan Bright was the only other Sam Houston player in double figures with 10. John Gardiner added 8.

Trey Harris scored 13 points to lead the Anteaters (4-6). Patrick Sanders and Darren Fells had 10 apiece.

Both teams shot less than 45 percent from the field.

UC Irvine led 27-25 at halftime.

Related Articles

Top Performers

 Top Performers
 UC Irvine
T. Harris T. Harris
4-6,  13 Pts
4 Rebs, 2 Assists
 Sam Houston St.
S. McDaniel S. McDaniel
6-8,  22 Pts
4 Rebs, 2 Assists

Team Stat Leaders

Points
Rebounds
Assists

Top 25 Scoreboard

Thursday, Dec 20