Alcorn State vs Texas Southern

Texas Southern 87, Alcorn St. 52

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HOUSTON (AP) - Dexter Ellington scored 17 points and Texas Southern beat Alcorn State 87-52 Tuesday night in the Southwestern Athletic Conference opener for both teams.

Lawrence Johnson-Danner scored 13 and Omar Strong had 12, all on 3-pointers, for Texas Southern (2-11). The Tigers were 10 of 19 from 3-point range, led by Strong who was 4 for 5. Texas Southern led 43-21 at halftime.

Twann Oakley scored 14 points and Kendrick McDonald added 13 to lead the Braves (3-10). All three of Alcorn State's wins have come at home.

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Scoreboard
Alcorn State (2-10)213152
Texas Southern (2-11) «434487

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Alcorn State Braves
M. Starks, F201-12-26054
I. Francis, F192-50-02214
T. Oakley, G374-173-421114
K. McDonald, G325-93-650413
X. Rimmer, G322-70-01125
J. Moore291-40-04632
K. Sullivan182-33-44127
J. Hawkins90-10-00000
T. Tufono41-10-00003
Totals 18-4811-1630111852
 37.5%68.8% 
Texas Southern Tigers
T. Price, F130-30-25120
A. Clayborn, F114-111-12039
D. Ellington, G275-66-633017
O. Strong, G244-60-032212
L. Johnson-Danner, G205-100-021013
F. Sturdivant273-70-48036
D. King210-00-04320
M. Gibbs203-60-33428
J. Peters163-61-24207
D. Joyner133-43-42129
P. Onwenu83-50-02036
Totals 33-6411-2241171987
 51.6%50% 
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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Nebraska 40 Final
Ohio St 71
UConn 63 Final
SETON 75
UAB 61 Final
Florida 79
HARV 54 Final
FORD 60
LROCK 51 Final
Kentucky 73
Louisville 73 Final
St John's 58
Mich St 63 Final
Wisc 60
Oklahoma 49 Final
Missouri 87