Ray Turner scored 15 points, Elston Turner added 14 and No. 22 Texas A&M beat Sam Houston State 64-37 on Wednesday night for its fifth consecutive victory.
Ray Turner added 10 rebounds for the Aggies (7-1), who have won
66 straight non-conference home games.
Demarcus Gatlin paced the Bearkats with 13 points, despite going
5 of 20 from the field. Sam Houston State finished 15 of 60 (25
percent) from the floor, the fifth straight opponent Texas A&M has
held below 35 percent shooting.
The Aggies also overpowered SHSU (3-6) inside, compiling a 50-31
rebounding advantage and outscoring the Bearkats 34-16 in the
SHSU had trouble slowing Texas A&M's up-tempo offense under
first-year coach Billy Kennedy, as the Aggies outscored the
Bearkats 11-4 on the fast break.