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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Alcorn St.13-515-15253
Jackson St.12-620-16222
Southern U.11-722-13186
Alabama St.9-914-17265
Prairie View7-117-24334
Alabama A&M6-1210-18332
Ark.-PB6-128-25310
Miss. Val.6-128-27330
Grambling4-147-24350

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Indiana15-327-824
Michigan St.13-529-612
Maryland12-627-914
Purdue12-626-915
Iowa12-622-1129
Wisconsin12-622-1343
Ohio St.11-721-1474
Michigan10-823-1357
Northwestern8-1020-12115
Penn St.7-1116-16119
Nebraska6-1216-18165
Illinois5-1315-19149
Minnesota2-168-23257
Rutgers1-177-25294
 
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