Jackson State vs SMU

Jackson St. 59, SMU 58

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DALLAS (AP) - Kelsey Howard scored 27 points and made five 3-pointers to lead Jackson State to a 59-58 victory against SMU in the Dallas Classic on Thursday night.

Howard sank three free throws in the final 20 seconds, giving the Tigers (2-9) the cushion to withstand a 3-pointer by SMU's Robert Nyakundi at the buzzer.

Willie Readus added 10 points and eight rebounds for Jackson State.

Nyakundi led the Mustangs (5-4) with 15 points and six rebounds, and London Giles added 13 points. Shawn Williams, a Texas transfer, scored 12 points in his SMU debut.

The game was played at 7,500-seat Ellis Davis Fieldhouse, which is operated by the Dallas Independent School District. Announced attendance was 1,925.

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Jackson State Tigers
S. Coleman, F241-10-03012
D. Jones, F190-10-02010
K. Howard, G359-144-642227
J. Bush, G253-130-02137
J. Lewis, G241-10-00333
C. Williams282-70-02314
W. Readus225-50-080210
K. Stewart182-30-00206
D. Taylor30-00-02010
J. Armstrong20-10-00000
Totals 23-464-625111459
 50%66.7% 
SMU Mustangs
R. Nyakundi, F325-102-362215
C. Cunningham, F141-30-24132
L. Giles, G345-100-011113
J. Samarrippas, G291-50-01723
J. Jones, G212-51-35206
S. Williams255-82-440012
R. Clinkscales171-30-02103
R. Manuel110-40-12110
A. Patsevich80-00-00000
L. Smith62-30-03044
R. Vilde30-00-02010
Totals 22-515-1332151458
 43.1%38.5% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.5-09-960
Southern U.4-28-11283
Ark.-PB3-24-15339
Jackson St.3-37-12307
Alcorn St.3-36-11324
Prairie View2-35-14294
Alabama St.2-34-13347
Miss. Val.2-32-16319
Grambling2-46-12342
Alabama A&M1-41-15351

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Cincinnati6-016-216
SMU6-116-434
UCF5-114-479
Tulsa4-110-7108
Memphis4-214-5110
Houston4-314-661
UConn2-47-11153
E. Carolina1-59-10223
Tulane1-54-14267
Temple1-610-1072
So. Florida0-66-11287
 
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KEN 67 Final
Missouri 104
Lipscomb 65 Final
MRST 89
SAV 33 Final
Wisc 66