NACOGDOCHES, Texas -- Gavin Kensmil tallied 15 points and 10 rebounds to lead Stephen F. Austin to an 89-70 win over Division III opponent LeTourneau on Wednesday night in a season opener.
Nate West had 38 points for the YellowJackets. He also had 12 turnovers but only two assists.
Stephen F. Austin plays NC Central at home on Saturday.
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