Sam Houston St. 73, Texas-San Antonio 67
Gilberto Clavell scored 27 points and Ashton Mitchell added 22
as Sam Houston State defeated UTSA 73-67 Wednesday night for its
seventh straight victory.
Corey Allmond had 14 points for the Bearkats (15-5, 7-0
Southland), who are undefeated after seven conference games for the
first time in the school’s 23 years in the Southland.
Terry Fields recorded a double-double for the Roadrunners (12-8,
2-5), finishing with 11 points and 10 rebounds, while Melvin
Johnson III scored 14 points, and Omar Johnson contributed 12. UTSA
has lost five in a row after winning its previous four.
Sam Houston State led 35-22 with 18:15 to play, but UTSA twice
rallied to within one, the second time at 58-57 with 3:56
remaining. Mitchell then hit a 3-pointer, Clavell scored inside and
the Bearkats ended the game with a 15-10 run.