Texas Southern vs Mississippi Valley State

Texas Southern 75, MVSU 48

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ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) - Aaron Clayborn collected his first career double-double as five Texas Southern players scored in double figures in the Tigers' 75-48 win over Southwestern Athletic Conference-opponent Mississippi Valley State Monday night.

Clayborn scored 11 points and grabbed a career-best 13 rebounds. Omar Strong added 18 points, while Law Johnson-Danner had 12, Madarious Gibbs 11 and Fred Sturdivant 10.

The Tigers (6-14, 5-2) shot 49.1 percent (28 of 57) from the field, including 11 of 25 from 3-point range. Texas Southern hit 7 of 12 long-range attempts in the second half to help turn its 39-19 intermission advantage into a win.

Cameron Dobbs paced the Delta Devils (2-15, 2-5) with 13 points, while Julius Francis and Davon Usher added 10 each.

MVSU shot just 32.7 percent (18 of 55).

Texas Southern won the rebounding battle 38-33, outscored MVSU 26-16 in the paint and scored 20 second-chance points to the Delta Devils' 9.

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Texas Southern Tigers
A. Clayborn, F283-65-9131211
F. Sturdivant, F245-60-082210
O. Strong, G386-121-233018
R. Penn, G343-91-21219
L. Johnson-Danner, G285-100-052312
D. Ellington171-21-22104
M. Gibbs175-110-031311
K. Sutton80-00-00010
E. Blackwell30-00-00000
B. Rosenberg30-10-00010
Totals 28-578-1538121375
 49.1%53.3% 
Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils
J. Francis, C215-90-020310
M. Smith, G371-41-38013
D. Usher, G322-146-652210
D. Marshall, G312-60-04104
M. Johnson, G130-20-01020
B. Ralling221-30-06342
C. Dobbs145-100-010013
C. Samples141-31-21124
E. Thomas100-20-02100
C. Henry61-20-00002
Totals 18-558-113381448
 32.7%72.7% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.16-218-15185
Alcorn St.13-515-15253
Jackson St.12-620-16222
Southern U.11-722-13186
Alabama St.9-914-17265
Prairie View7-117-24334
Alabama A&M6-1210-18332
Ark.-PB6-128-25310
Miss. Val.6-128-27330
Grambling4-147-24350
 
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