Sam Houston St. 83, Jarvis Christian 49
Steven Werner had 19 points and 12 rebounds in just 17 minutes
of action off the bench as Sam Houston State defeated Jarvis
Christian 83-49 on Monday night.
Werner led five players scoring in double figures for the
Bearkats (6-8). Marcus James added 15 points and 10 rebounds, and
Michael Holyfield 12 points and 10 rebounds.
Maurice Jackson had 14 points and nine rebounds for Jarvis
Christian, an NAIA school in Hawkins, Texas, that classified the
game as an exhibition. The Bulldogs’ record remained 2-6.
Sam Houston State took permanent control of the game with an
11-3 run at the end of the first half, which gave it a 38-29 lead
at the break.
The Bearkats enjoyed a 58-31 rebounding advantage and outscored
Jarvis Christian 48-20 in the paint.