The Stephen F. Austin men's basketball team survived a scare from rival Northwestern State and knocked off the Demons 85 to 78 in the semifinals of the Southland Conference tournament in Katy.
SFA will now play the winner of Sam Houston State/Texas A&M Corpus Christi in the SLC tournament title game on Saturday.
With the win, The Jacks have now won 27 in a row. With one more victory, SFA will punch its ticket to the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2009.
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