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Texas Downs Sam Houston State 73-57 - Match Report

Texas got 19 points from Marcus Carr en route to a 73-57 victory over Sam Houston State on Monday at Gregory Gym.

Bettors who backed Texas were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of -22.0.

Andrew Jones had 14 points for Texas and Courtney Ramey chipped in with 14 points. Timmy Allen had 7 assists for them, while Timmy Allen was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.

Sam Houston State got 16 points from Savion Flagg in a losing cause and another 11 points from Javion May. Tristan Ikpe contributed 3 assists for them, while Javion May had 8 rebounds.

Texas was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.

Sam Houston State had a 27-22 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Texas heads into a battle against UTRGV. Sam Houston State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Schreiner.