|Sam Houston State Bearkats vs Utah Valley Wolverines Recap - Utah Valley Wins 85-79|
Jake Toolson scored 20 points leading Utah Valley to a 85-79 victory over Sam Houston State at UCCU Center on Saturday.
Conner Toolson had 18 points for Utah Valley and Ben Nakwaasah chipped in with 14 points. TJ Washington had 5 assists for them, while Ben Nakwaasah was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Sam Houston State got 22 points from Marcus Harris in a losing cause and another 19 points from Kai Mitchell. Josh Delaney contributed 10 assists for them, while Kai Mitchell had 10 rebounds.
Utah Valley led at halftime, $HalfScore.
Sam Houston State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-27.
Utah Valley heads into a battle against Fresno State. Sam Houston State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Texas Lutheran.