In college hoops, it was a big night for Sam Houston State s the men’s team got the win over Texas A&M Corpus Christi Wednesday night 84-61. With this win, the Kats are knotted in first place in the southland conference with Nicholls at 13-2, with Sam Houston holding the tie-breaker. The Bearkats have positioned themselves for a shot a regular season Southland Conference championship. The Bearkats can clinch the regular season title and the top seed in the SLC tournament with a win over rival Stephen F. Austin Saturday in Huntsville, with tip-off being at 5pm on 101.7 KSAM.
It was also a big road win for the Sam Houston women on the court as they beat out Texas A&M Corpus Wednesday night on the road 64-47. The win means the Bearkats can get into the Southland Conference tourney as the number 2 seed and automatically with a win over league champion SFA or a loss by Southeastern Louisiana to do so. Next up for the Bearkat women will be a home game Saturday as they host SFA, with tip-off being at 2pm with the pregame at 1:45pm on 101.7 KSAM.