HUNTSVILLE, Texas -- Kai Mitchell posted 19 points and R.J. Smith added 11 with 10 rebounds as Sam Houston State jumped out to an early lead and coasted to an 86-51 victory over Randall on Saturday afternoon.
Mitchell was 9 of 11 from the floor with Smith posting a perfect box score, going 4 of 4 from the floor and 2 of 2 from the free-throw line.
The Bearkats (4-3) ran out to a 12-3 lead and took a 54-20 advantage into halftime.
Brent Clark had 13 points and John Bailey added 11 for Randall, which competes in the National Christian College Athletic Association.
Sam Houston will play at UT Rio Grande Valley on Tuesday.
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Buddy Boeheim scored 21 points, Marek Dolezaj added 17, and Syracuse held off Pittsburgh 69-61 on Saturday.
North Carolina's Roy Williams passes Dean Smith on career wins list with No. 880
North Carolina coach Roy Williams is now fourth on the all-time Division I wins list with 880, passing his mentor Dean Smith with a victory against Miami on Saturday.
Robinson-Earl's hustle leads to Swider's dunk
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