Texas Southern vs Northwestern

Northwestern 81, Texas Southern 51

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EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) - John Shurna scored 20 points, Drew Crawford scored 17 and freshman Dave Sobolewski added 15 points as Northwestern defeated Texas Southern 81-51 Thursday night.

Northwestern (8-1) raced to a 23-3 lead, hitting 8 of 12 from the field, including 5 for 8 on 3-pointers, while Texas Southern (1-7) made just one of its first nine shots. Crawford scored 10 points in the Wildcats' opening surge.

Northwestern led 41-20 at halftime. The Wildcats had a 24-14 rebound advantage and committed four turnovers to 11 for the Tigers. The Wildcats led by 32 several times in the second half.

JerShon Cobb scored 10 points for Northwestern. Shurna added six rebounds and five assists.

Patrick Onwenu led Texas Southern with nine points and Fred Sturdivant scored eight. Texas Southern had nine blocked shots.

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Texas Southern Tigers
F. Sturdivant, F243-92-34038
D. Scott, F202-30-02004
T. Price, F111-20-02012
D. Ellington, G190-22-24022
O. Strong, G151-50-01013
M. Gibbs313-80-04516
L. Johnson-Danner211-70-02133
A. Clayborn203-41-13007
D. King171-14-42036
D. Joyner80-01-20021
P. Onwenu72-44-42019
J. Peters70-20-00100
Totals 17-4714-162871751
 36.2%87.5% 
Northwestern Wildcats
D. Crawford, F327-122-325017
J. Shurna, F316-103-465220
L. Mirkovic, C222-54-64518
D. Sobolewski, G325-80-032215
R. Hearn, G242-70-06234
J. Cobb234-100-222210
D. Curletti182-51-24145
N. Fruendt141-40-03202
J. Montgomery III30-00-00010
O. Jimenez10-00-00010
Totals 29-6110-1737241681
 47.5%58.8% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.16-222-13118
Alabama St.14-419-10257
Southern U.13-518-17229
Prairie View12-615-18260
Ark.-PB9-912-20302
Jackson St.9-911-21322
Alabama A&M8-109-20330
Miss. Val.5-136-26345
Alcorn St.4-146-26348
Grambling0-182-27351

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wisconsin16-236-44
Maryland14-428-713
Michigan St.12-627-1223
Iowa12-622-1243
Purdue12-621-1355
Ohio St.11-724-1141
Indiana9-920-1461
Illinois9-919-1473
Michigan8-1016-1680
Minnesota6-1218-1598
Northwestern6-1215-17124
Nebraska5-1313-18158
Penn St.4-1418-16108
Rutgers2-1610-22179
 
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