Paul Baxter poured in a career-high 23 points and the Sam Houston State Bearkats won their fourth game in a row, 77-68, behind a season-high 11 3-point baskets over Northwestern State on Saturday afternoon at Prather Coliseum.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats got 21 points from Chris Galbreath Jr. and held off a frantic New Orleans comeback to hand the Privateers their first loss in conference play, 70-68, on Thursday at Lakefront Arena.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats righted the ship last week with a pair of wins and now will look to keep those good times rolling when they head to the Big Easy on Thursday for a meeting with league-leading New Orleans.
Sam Houston State used a late run to capture its second straight Southland Conference victory, knocking off Nicholls 74-61 on Saturday night.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats got their first win of Southland Conference play on Thursday, picking up a 74-67 win over McNeese at Burton Coliseum.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats will be looking to put a quick end to a tough skid to open conference play on Thursday when they take on McNeese at Burton Coliseum.
Aaron Weidenaar hit three free throws with 1.5 seconds on the clock and Central Arkansas finished the game on a 7-1 run to pick up a 67-65 win over Sam Houston State on Saturday afternoon at the Farris Center.
The Bearkats were unable to capitalize on 18-first half Houston Baptist turnovers and were outscored by 18 points in the second half in a 79-65 loss against the Huskies at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum.
With non-conference play in the rearview mirror, the Southland Conference slate opens up for the Sam Houston State Bearkats on Thursday when they host Houston Baptist at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats saw their five-game win streak come to an end on Thursday night as the Arkansas Razorbacks used a strong second half to take a 90-56 win at Verizon Arena.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats will ride a five-game win streak into the final non-conference game of the season on Thursday when they battle Arkansas at Verizon Arena.
Aurimas Majauskas became the 24th Bearkat to reach 1,000 points for a career and Sam Houston State won its fifth straight game, 119-81, on Monday night at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum.