NCAA Game Summary - Sam Houston State vs. Air Force
(Tuesday, December 28th)
Final Score: Air Force 76, Sam Houston State 65
El Paso, TX (Sports Network) - Derek Brooks scored 17 points to power the Air Force Falcons to a come-from-behind, 76-65 triumph over the Sam Houston State Bearkats as part of the annual Sun Bowl Invitational
Tom Fow netted 15 points for Air Force (8-3), which received 12 points from Todd Fletcher. Evan Washington and Shawn Hempsey tallied 11 points apiece for the Falcons.
Gilberto Clavell poured in 24 points in defeat for Sam Houston State (6-5), while Josten Crow pitched in 14 points for the Bearkats.
Sam Houston State ripped off 17 unanswered points in the first half and held a 36-28 lead at intermission.
The Falcons scored the first eight points of the second half to knot the game at 36-36, and they led throughout the final six minutes.
Air Force shot a stellar 55.6 percent from the floor in the tilt.
12/29 01:38:22 ET