Texas Southern vs Northwestern

Northwestern 81, Texas Southern 51

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EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) - John Shurna scored 20 points, Drew Crawford scored 17 and freshman Dave Sobolewski added 15 points as Northwestern defeated Texas Southern 81-51 Thursday night.

Northwestern (8-1) raced to a 23-3 lead, hitting 8 of 12 from the field, including 5 for 8 on 3-pointers, while Texas Southern (1-7) made just one of its first nine shots. Crawford scored 10 points in the Wildcats' opening surge.

Northwestern led 41-20 at halftime. The Wildcats had a 24-14 rebound advantage and committed four turnovers to 11 for the Tigers. The Wildcats led by 32 several times in the second half.

JerShon Cobb scored 10 points for Northwestern. Shurna added six rebounds and five assists.

Patrick Onwenu led Texas Southern with nine points and Fred Sturdivant scored eight. Texas Southern had nine blocked shots.

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Scoreboard
Texas Southern (1-7)203151
Northwestern (8-1) «414081

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Texas Southern Tigers
F. Sturdivant, F243-92-34038
D. Scott, F202-30-02004
T. Price, F111-20-02012
D. Ellington, G190-22-24022
O. Strong, G151-50-01013
M. Gibbs313-80-04516
L. Johnson-Danner211-70-02133
A. Clayborn203-41-13007
D. King171-14-42036
D. Joyner80-01-20021
P. Onwenu72-44-42019
J. Peters70-20-00100
Totals 17-4714-162871751
 36.2%87.5% 
Northwestern Wildcats
D. Crawford, F327-122-325017
J. Shurna, F316-103-465220
L. Mirkovic, C222-54-64518
D. Sobolewski, G325-80-032215
R. Hearn, G242-70-06234
J. Cobb234-100-222210
D. Curletti182-51-24145
N. Fruendt141-40-03202
J. Montgomery III30-00-00010
O. Jimenez10-00-00010
Totals 29-6110-1737241681
 47.5%58.8% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Grambling0-04-7207
Alcorn St.0-03-8259
Jackson St.0-03-8304
Southern U.0-03-8273
Prairie View0-02-9126
Alabama St.0-00-10333
Miss. Val.0-00-10320
Alabama A&M0-00-11348
Texas So.0-00-11189
Ark.-PB0-00-12350

Big Ten
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Michigan St.2-010-13
Purdue2-011-215
Ohio St.2-09-345
Maryland1-110-383
Michigan1-110-329
Minnesota1-19-344
Penn St.1-19-3125
Northwestern1-18-494
Nebraska1-17-563
Indiana1-16-5122
Wisconsin1-15-786
Rutgers0-210-3120
Illinois0-28-5200
Iowa0-26-6215
 
Other games
KEN 67 Final
Missouri 104
Lipscomb 65 Final
MRST 89
SAV 33 Final
Wisc 66