Stephen F. Austins pulls away from Northwestern State 69-62


NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Kevon Harris scored 25 points and Stephen F. Austin pulled away in the closing minutes to defeat Northwestern State 69-62. Roti Ware added 17 points for the Lumberjacks, who won their fifth straight on the road. The Lumberjacks were up one with under three minutes to play when Calvin Solomon’s layup pushed the lead to 59-56. After a Northwestern State miss, Ware nailed a jumper in the paint. Solomon then came up with a turnover that led to John Comeaux’s fastbreak layup for a 63-56 lead with 1:42 remaining. Chudier Bile scored a season-high 26 points for the Demons.