Mississippi Valley State vs Southern

Southern U. 88, MVSU 54

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Malcolm Miller posted a double-double with 28 points and 10 rebounds as Southern University beat Mississippi Valley State 88-54 Monday night in Southwestern Athletic Conference play.

Javan Mitchell made 8 of 11 shots for 17 points, YonDarius Johnson came off the bench for 13, Brandon Moore added 11, and Derick Beltran 10 for the Jaguars (12-6), who have won eight straight games and improved to 6-0 in the SWAC.

Davon Usher had 17 points for Mississippi Valley State (1-14, 1-4) but was the lone Delta Devil in double figures. Usher's free throws 4 minutes into the second half made the score 39-36 but Southern used a 14-1 run to take the lead for good, 53-37.

Southern shot 61.1 percent (33 of 54), compared to 32.1 percent (33 of 54) for MVSU, and hit 10 3-pointers.

MVSU forced Southern into 17 turnovers but the Jaguars balanced those errors with 17 assists.

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Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils
D. Usher, F274-97-951417
B. Ralling, F200-11-20041
J. Francis, C130-20-00000
M. Johnson, G281-32-21015
D. Marshall, G270-71-22111
M. Smith274-140-08148
E. Thomas172-70-04005
C. Henry161-42-21014
C. Dobbs102-40-01214
D. Tomlin104-51-20019
C. Samples50-00-01000
Totals 18-5614-192551754
 32.1%73.7% 
Southern Jaguars
B. Moore, F334-53-360111
J. Mitchell, F218-111-242217
D. Beltran, G323-72-351210
C. Hyder, G281-20-00533
C. Monroe, G102-50-02334
M. Miller2711-151-2101028
Y. Johnson253-55-510213
J. Grace171-30-03522
M. Bol70-10-01000
Totals 33-5412-1539171588
 61.1%80% 
SWAC
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
Ark.-PB9-912-20302
Jackson St.9-911-21322
Alabama A&M8-109-20330
Miss. Val.5-136-26345
Alcorn St.4-146-26348
Grambling0-182-27351
 
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LOU 73 Final
CONN 58
BAYL 44 Final
KAN 61