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Sam Houston State Bearkats (26-9)


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@ SFA 
L 55-64
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vs. TA&MCC 
W 70-67
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@ SFA 
L 70-83
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vs. NC-Wil 
W 87-71
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vs. Louis 
L 70-71
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S F Austin tops Sam Houston St to head to NCAA tourney again

KATY, Texas (AP) For a second straight year, Stephen F. Austin dominated the Southland Conference on its way to the NCAA Tournament.

Now, the team wants to show off the Stephen F. Austin name even more on the national stage.

Thomas Walkup had 24 points and eight rebounds to lead Stephen F. Austin to a 83-70 win over Sam Houston State in the conference championship on Saturday night.

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Leaders
Points: D. Gatlin10.6
Rebounds: M. Holyfield8.1
Assists: K. Ransom4.0
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: A. Majauskas77.5%
3P%: D. Henderson34.8%
Steals: J. Peters1.4
Blocks: M. Holyfield2.5
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kentucky38-1
2 Villanova33-3
3 Wisconsin36-4
4 Duke35-4
5 Arizona34-4
6 Virginia30-4
7 Gonzaga35-3
8 Notre Dame32-6
9 Iowa State25-9
10 Kansas27-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Duke35-4
2 Wisconsin36-4
3 Kentucky38-1
4 Arizona34-4
5 Notre Dame32-6
6 Gonzaga35-3
7 Michigan State27-12
8 Virginia30-4
9 Villanova33-3
10 Louisville27-9
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Southland Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Stephen F. Austin 17-1 29-5
Sam Houston State 15-3 26-9
Northwestern State 13-5 19-13
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 13-5 20-14
Incarnate Word 10-8 18-11
Lamar 9-9 15-15
McNeese State 8-10 15-16
Houston Baptist 7-11 12-16
Nicholls 7-11 10-19
New Orleans 6-12 11-18
Southeastern Louisiana 6-12 9-23
Abilene Christian 4-14 10-21
Central Arkansas 2-16 2-27
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 74.1 (35)
Rebounds: 13.2 (19)
Assists: 14.7 (45)
FG%: 42.9% (210)
FT%: 70.6% (119)
3P%: 32.9% (237)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 60.0 (25)
Rebounds: 27.0 (7)
Assists: 11.8 (127)
FG%: 39.0% (21)
FT%: 64.6% (9)
3P%: 31.7% (54)
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