NACOGDOCHES, Texas — Kevon Harris scored a career-high 26 points and Stephen F. Austin rolled past LeTourneau 91-68 on Thursday night.
Harris, a sophomore, made 4 of 8 3-point attempts and the Lumberjacks (3-0) shot 58 percent in the win while outrebounding the Division III YellowJackets 41-21. TJ Holyfield added 19 points, Shannon Bogues 15 and John Comeux 12.
Nate West scored 13 points, Justin Moore 12, Seth Mattson 11 and Alec Colhoff 10 for the Yellowjackets, who made 9 of 20 3-pointers.
LeTourneau’s Caylab Herrera hit a 3-pointer to open the game but the Lumberjacks scored the next seven points, including five by Harris, and kept the lead.
Stephen F Austin didn’t shake the YellowJackets until a 13-2 run sparked by five points each from Harris and Holyfield put the Lumberjacks ahead by 19 midway through the second half. They led by as many as 28 late.
The YellowJackets played the game as an exhibition.