Texas Southern vs Arkansas-Pine Bluff

Texas Southern 84, Ark.-Pine Bluff 65


PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) - Omar Strong hit eight 3-pointers and scored 32 points as Texas Southern defeated Arkansas-Pine Bluff 84-65 Saturday night.

Strong was 8 of 15 from the 3-point line for the Tigers (10-15, 9-4 Southwestern Athletic), who won their third straight game. Madarious Gibbs added 13 points, and Aaron Clayborn and Fred Sturdivant each had 11.

Lazabian Jackson led Arkansas-Pine Bluff (6-21, 5-9) with 21 points and five assists. Savalace Townsend added 13 points and Mitchell Anderson had 10.

Texas Southern trailed 33-29 with 5:44 left in the first half but closed the period on a 16-1 run. Strong had two 3-pointers during that stretch as the Tigers took a 45-34 lead into the break.

The Golden Lions never got within single digits in the second half as the Tigers stretched the lead to as many as 25 points.

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Texas Southern Tigers
D. Scott, F331-44-410526
A. Clayborn, F163-55-630211
T. Price, F61-10-00042
O. Strong, G3610-174-541232
M. Gibbs, G285-82-323313
F. Sturdivant243-65-1152111
D. Joyner191-22-54124
D. King150-12-23142
D. Ellington120-22-20112
P. Onwenu70-01-20001
J. Peters40-00-21000
Totals 24-4627-4237142184
Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions
M. Anderson, F294-101-361210
D. Broughton, F242-55-64259
S. Townsend, G374-153-344013
L. Jackson, G328-182-445321
R. Bailey, G171-10-02142
C. Johnson181-11-21123
J. Floyd112-22-30116
D. Smith100-01-21011
K. Jones90-10-00100
L. Weathers70-00-01030
A. Allen60-10-01020
Totals 22-5415-2329162365
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