Grambling vs Mississippi Valley State

MVSU 77, Grambling St. 59


ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) - Paul Crosby scored 19 points and Kevin Burwell added 16 to keep Mississippi Valley State unbeaten in Southwestern Athletic Conference play with a 77-59 victory over Grambling State on Monday night.

The Delta Devils (10-11, 9-0) also got double-doubles from Cor-J Cox and Terrence Joyner, who each scored 11 points, with Cox adding 10 rebounds and Joyner 10 assists. Amos Sturdivant grabbed 12 rebounds for the Delta Devils.

MVSU built a 35-24 halftime lead, shooting 48.3 percent (14 of 29) in the first half, including 7 of 11 on 3-pointers, to 29.2 percent (7 of 24) for the Tigers (3-16, 3-6). Burwell was 4 of 5 on 3-pointers for the game.

Brandon Dorsett scored 17 points and Quincy Roberts 16 for Grambling State, and Peter Roberson added 15 points and 11 rebounds.

Grambling State committed only 12 fouls, limiting the Delta Devils to three free throws, which they made.

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Grambling Tigers
D. Wheeler, F401-60-13132
P. Roberson, C347-151-4110315
Q. Roberts, G365-154-452216
B. Dorsett, G287-141-151017
R. Livas, G180-10-01000
D. Copeland320-27-83417
S. Danridge61-10-01032
R. Higgins60-20-00100
B. Purvis00-10-00000
Totals 21-5713-183491259
Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils
P. Crosby, F309-171-131219
A. Studivant, F271-40-012132
T. Joyner, G354-100-0510311
K. Burwell, G315-82-215216
B. Arrington, G242-60-02134
C. Cox235-70-0101211
W. Pugh163-60-02128
L. Pajkovic90-60-02100
B. Ralling53-40-00146
Totals 32-683-340222177
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