Stephen F. Austin 78, Lubbock Christian 67

Desmond Haymond led a balanced scoring effort with 24 points,

including four 3-pointers, and Stephen F. Austin defeated Lubbock

Christian 78-67 on Saturday night.

Three other players scored in double figures for Stephen F.

Austin (6-1) — Taylor Smith had 16, Antonio Bostic had 12 and

Jacob Parker had 11. Parker also had eight rebounds.

Anthony Brancato led Lubbock Christian (6-4) with 20 points,

including four 3-pointers. Jevvon Hunter chipped in with 11

points.

Stephen F. Austin had a 31-21 rebounding advantage and outscored

Lubbock Christian 24-16 in the paint and had a 15-3 edge in

second-chance points.

Hal Bateman dished out six assists to help the Stephen F. Austin

cause.