Grambling vs Southern

Southern U. 72, Grambling St. 59


BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Quinton Doggett scored 20 points to lead Southern University to a 72-59 victory over Grambling State Saturday night in Southwestern Athletic Conference action.

For the Jaguars (6-10, 2-1), Michael Celestin scored 17 points, Derick Beltran 11 and Jameel Grace 10.

Quincy Roberts was a veritable one-man show for Grambling (1-12, 1-2). The guard led all scorers with 29 points. Roberts was 9 for 16 from the floor and hit 10 of 12 free throws. But no other Tiger was in double figures. Bryant Purvis just missed a double-double with 9 points and 11 rebounds.

The Tigers only shot 37.7 percent from the field, making 20 of 53 shots. They were far worse from 3-point range, 2 of 13 for 15.4 percent.

Southern shot 49.1 percent (27 of 55) from the floor and 7 of 16 beyond the arc. Celestin was 5 of 8 on 3-pointers.

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Grambling Tigers
B. Purvis, F243-72-511019
S. Danridge, F160-00-10000
Q. Roberts, G339-1610-1271229
X. Rogers, G312-70-04034
R. Livas, G260-20-00000
D. Copeland262-63-46347
P. Roberson263-80-04036
B. Dorsett181-72-23014
Totals 20-5317-244241459
Southern Jaguars
Q. Doggett, F329-132-240420
F. Coleman, F112-20-10154
J. Grace, G283-82-256110
D. Beltran, G244-83-652311
C. Monroe, G203-70-12116
M. Celestin235-92-221217
T. Marshall201-10-01332
N. Webb190-20-04000
M. Bol180-32-22012
R. Hill50-20-00000
Totals 27-5511-1628142072
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