Southern vs Jackson State

Southern holds on to beat Jackson State, 68-63


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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Damien Goodwin dunked with just more than a minute left to give Southern a 10-point lead and the Jaguars cruised to a 68-63 win at Jackson State Monday night.

Calvin Godfrey, YonDarius Johnson and Tre Lynch each pumped in 15 points for Southern (14-10, 10-1 SWAC), which now leads the conference standings by two full games after second-place Alabama State fell to Arkansas-Pine Bluff. Godfrey pulled down nine rebounds.

The Jaguars built a nine-point lead at intermission, then held off a Jackson State rally.

Southern was 22 of 48 from the field and 10 of 15 from long range.

Julysses Nobles tossed in 20 points to lead the Tigers (8-15, 4-7). Derrell Taylor added 14 points and Brandon West contributed 13 points and grabbed 12 rebounds.

Jackson State shot 36 percent from the field (18 of 50) and was 4 of 6 from long range.

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Scoreboard
Southern (14-10) «313768
Jackson State (8-15)224163

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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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IAST 77 Final
WVU 102
KAN 82 Final
KSU 85
MD 53 Final
UVA 61