Southern vs Alabama A&M

Southern U. 82, Alabama A&,M 68

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - Derick Beltran posted 24 points as Southern University won its 10th straight game, defeating Alabama A&M 82-68 Monday night in Southwestern Athletic Conference play.

Malcolm Miller tallied his 18th straight game in double figures with 19, and Yondarius Johnson added 10 points for Southern (14-6, 8-0), which has won 13 of its last 14 games after starting the season 1-5.

Demarquelle Tabb tied the game 11-11 with a jumper but Miller scored Southern's next 13 points to put the Jaguars up for good, 24-15.

Southern shot 48.3 percent (28 of 58) from the field, knocked down a season-high 19 free throws and dished out 17 assists. The Golden Tigers are averaging 16.2 assists over their last four games.

Tabb paced Alabama A&M (7-11, 3-4) with 20 points and 13 rebounds. The Bulldogs, who entered shooting 65 percent from the line, continued to struggle, hitting just 13 of 23 free throws.

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Scoreboard
Southern (14-6) «433982
Alabama A&M (7-11)323668

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Southern Jaguars
C. Hyder, F170-10-04410
B. Moore, C294-51-19039
J. Mitchell, C193-101-24137
D. Beltran, G407-136-811224
C. Monroe, G182-22-24236
M. Miller307-152-431219
J. Grace232-53-45717
Y. Johnson183-74-521210
M. Bol60-00-01000
Totals 28-5819-2634171782
 48.3%73.1% 
Alabama A&M Bulldogs
J. Banks, C180-12-24012
J. Crutcher, G395-143-526214
B. Ellis, G365-100-223312
G. Hill, G213-51-12137
J. Long, G121-50-06022
D. Tabb317-146-11133220
T. Davis251-41-21223
N. West101-40-05123
J. Wagner41-10-00012
J. Colvin31-10-01003
B. Houston10-00-01000
Totals 25-5913-2340161868
 42.4%56.5% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.17-223-12105
Alcorn St.14-518-14228
Grambling11-815-17318
Southern U.11-815-18320
Jackson St.10-914-18322
Prairie View10-913-20307
Miss. Val.7-127-25334
Ark.-PB6-127-25345
Alabama St.6-138-23342
Alabama A&M2-162-27351
 
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SYR 57
GTOWN 63 Final
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