HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) -- Four players, led by Marcus James with 18 points, scored in double figures as Sam Houston State racked up its third victory in four games, defeating Central Arkansas 76-59.
The Bearkats dominated in the paint with a 49-32 rebounding advantage over the Bears. Sam Houston State also had a big 38-16 scoring margin in the paint.
Sam Houston (11-15, 5-7 Southland West) got 17 points from Steven Werner. Konner Tucker and Demarcus Gatlin added 14 and 12 points, respectively.
Central Arkansas (7-17, 2-10 Southland East) was led by Jarvis Garner with 16 points.