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Grambling vs Jackson State

Jackson St. 80, Grambling St. 67

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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Christian Williams scored 28 points to lead Jackson State to an 80-67 victory over Grambling State in Southwestern Athletic Conference play Saturday night.

Jackson State (5-14, 3-4) began the game with a 23-5 run and never trailed.

Grambling State (2-15, 2-5) closed to within seven points at halftime, 35-28, but Jackson State increased its lead back to double digits, 40-30, on Kelsey Howard's 3-pointer with 17:38 remaining. Jackson State never led by fewer than 10 points after that.

The win was the second in a row for Jackson State, which played without its leading scorer, Jenirro Bush. The senior guard ruptured his Achilles tendon in a 54-51 victory over Texas Southern on Monday.

Quincy Roberts scored 28 points to lead Grambling State, which lost its third in a row. The junior guard came in averaging 27.5 points in his team's six previous conference games, the best mark in the SWAC.

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B. Purvis, F272-54-64238
S. Danridge, F231-10-03022
Q. Roberts, G3810-227-751128
D. Copeland, G264-84-641212
B. Dorsett, G110-10-00010
R. Livas323-80-22136
X. Rogers192-50-14014
P. Roberson182-61-25035
R. Higgins61-20-20032
Totals 25-5816-263351967
 43.1%61.5% 
Jackson State Tigers
D. Jones, F153-40-04056
J. Lewis, G341-20-05132
C. Williams, G349-159-925128
K. Howard, G245-124-410415
D. Taylor, G234-64-490312
K. Stewart252-90-04115
S. Coleman211-14-44016
W. Readus171-42-22144
J. Armstrong50-00-00000
R. Gregory11-10-00002
J. Sykes10-00-00010
T. Ballard00-00-00000
T. Kendricks00-00-00000
Totals 27-5423-233382380
 50%100% 
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Alabama St.0-03-5248
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Ark.-PB0-03-10218
Southern U.0-03-10253
Grambling0-02-8227
Prairie View0-02-10251
Jackson St.0-02-11311
Alabama A&M0-01-8312
Alcorn St.0-01-10324
Miss. Val.0-01-11310
 
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