Scores

Final

SE Louisiana 57

(13-18, 10-8 Southland)

SF Austin 68

(27-3, 16-2 Southland)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    6:00 PM ET, March 15, 2013

    Leonard E. Merrell Center, Katy, Texas

    1 2 T
    SELA 25 3257
    SFA 39 2968

    Top Performers

    SE Louisiana: O. Ochie 12 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Stl

    Stephen F. Austin: T. Smith 14 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Blk

    Stephen F. Austin 68, SE Louisiana 57

    Associated Press

    KATY, Texas -- Antonio Bostic and Desmond Haymon scored 16 points each and Stephen F. Austin defeated Southeastern Louisiana 68-57 on Friday in the Southland Conference tournament semifinals.

    The Lumberjacks (27-3), who with the victory passed their previous high for wins in a season set in 2007-08, will play Northwestern State for the Southland championship on Saturday night. The Demons beat Sam Houston State 55-52.

    Taylor Smith had 14 points and 11 rebounds and Hal Bateman contributed 11 points and five assists for Stephen F. Austin, the regular-season champion which has won six in a row since losing to Southeastern Louisiana 54-50 on Feb. 16 in Hammond, La.

    Onochie Ochie scored 12 points for the Lions (13-18), the No. 4 seed. Dre Evans scored 11 points and Todd Nelson and Brandon Fortenberry scored 10 points apiece.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SELA
    SFA
    Points 57 68
    FG Made-Attempted 19-47 (.404) 24-45 (.533)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-21 (.524) 5-12 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-15 (.533) 15-26 (.577)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 22

    2012-13 Season

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