Texas Southern vs Jackson State

Jackson St. 54, Texas Southern 51


JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Jenirro Bush scored 23 points and Christian Williams scored five in the final 22 seconds to lift Jackson State to a 54-51 victory over Texas Southern on Monday night.

Jackson State (4-14, 2-4 Southwestern Athletic Conference), which had lost its past four games, trailed 51-49 before Williams' 3-pointer gave the Tigers a one-point lead.

After Patrick Onwenu missed two free throws for Texas Southern (5-12, 4-1), Williams was good on a pair for Jackson State.

Bush's 3-pointer with 10:38 remaining had given Jackson State a 43-40 lead, its first in 15 minutes, and it continued to lead until a layup by Texas Southern's Daniel King set up Williams' heroics.

Kelsey Howard scored 10 points and Williams nine for Jackson State, and Bush had eight rebounds.

DaQuan Joyner scored 13 to pace Texas Southern, which had won its first four conference games by an average of 27 points.

Copyright 2015 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Texas Southern (5-12)282351
Jackson State (4-14) «243054

Related Video

Texas Southern Tigers
A. Clayborn, F171-31-25043
T. Price, F90-01-20011
O. Strong, G342-81-21146
L. Johnson-Danner, G302-90-01125
D. Ellington, G181-31-24123
D. Joyner286-61-271013
D. Scott200-12-20122
M. Gibbs154-51-21229
F. Sturdivant132-40-22014
P. Onwenu100-13-61203
D. King31-10-01012
J. Peters30-00-01000
Totals 19-4111-222891951
Jackson State Tigers
D. Jones, F122-50-03034
K. Howard, G354-122-351110
J. Lewis, G340-20-14440
J. Bush, G309-184-481223
C. Williams, G213-122-25149
W. Readus231-60-06132
S. Coleman200-10-03020
K. Stewart201-52-74114
D. Taylor50-12-21002
Totals 20-6212-194792054
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
Jackson St.9-911-21322
Alabama A&M8-109-20330
Miss. Val.5-136-26345
Alcorn St.4-146-26348
Other games
Louisville 63 Final
MU 74
Tx A&M 51 Final
Missouri 70
PITT 63 Final
Syracuse 71
Baylor 74 Final
Kansas 92