Prairie View A&M vs Jackson State

Prairie View 88, Jackson St. 75

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GARLAND, Texas (AP) - Jourdan DeMuynck scored a career-high 37 points to lead Prairie View A&M to an 88-75 victory over Jackson State on Friday and earn a spot in the Southwestern Athletic Conference championship game.

DeMuynck was 13 of 23 from the field, and scored 26 of his points in the second half when the fourth-seeded Panthers (15-18) pulled away from a 34-33 halftime lead to win the semifinal game. They will play top seed Southern University, which beat Alabama A&M 72-59 on Friday night, for the SWAC title and the automatic NCAA tournament bid on Saturday.

Montrael Scott scored 20 points and Carl Blair had 12 points and 10 assists for Prairie View, which made its only NCAA tournament appearance in 1998.

Christian Williams led Jackson State (11-18) with 27 points. Jeff Stubbs, who made 4 of 7 3-point attempts, scored 16 points and Derrell Taylor scored 10 for the Tigers.

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Scoreboard
Prairie View A&M (15-18) «345488
Jackson State (11-18)334275

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Prairie View A&M Panthers
J. Montgomery, F224-70-08158
M. Riathin, C261-13-43135
J. DeMuynck, G3913-238-1151237
C. Blair, G383-76-6510212
M. Scott, G335-89-1065320
R. Jenkins161-10-12032
D. Chapman141-10-01122
R. Gesiakowski110-20-00010
C. Jones10-02-20002
Totals 28-5028-3435192188
 56%82.4% 
Jackson State Tigers
W. Readus, F231-54-66246
C. Williams, G348-168-951527
J. Lewis, G271-31-21753
K. Howard, G232-61-11236
P. Williams, G211-40-01043
J. Stubbs185-112-212216
D. Taylor175-50-231110
K. Stewart110-11-21221
S. Coleman71-10-11002
D. Nelson70-30-00120
K. Demouchet60-00-01010
T. Ballard40-00-00010
D. Jones20-01-22001
Totals 24-5518-2726183075
 43.6%66.7% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Prairie View0-02-363
Jackson St.0-01-3271
Southern U.0-01-5285
Alabama A&M0-00-4258
Grambling0-00-4335
Miss. Val.0-00-5259
Texas So.0-00-578
Alabama St.0-00-6321
Alcorn St.0-00-6231
Ark.-PB0-00-6286
 
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