Scores

Final

Alabama A&M 68

(6-8, 2-1 SWAC)

Miss Valley St 79

(1-11, 1-1 SWAC)

8:30 PM ET, January 6, 2013

Harrison Complex, Itta Bena, Mississippi

1 2 T
AAMU 24 4468
MVSU 25 5479

Top Performers

Alabama A&M: D. Tabb 16 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Mississippi Valley State: D. Usher 27 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Stl

MVSU 79, Alabama A&,M 68

Associated Press

ITTA BENA, Miss. -- Davon Usher scored 23 of his 27 points in the second half as Mississippi Valley State earned its first victory of the season, defeating Alabama A&M 79-68 in a Southwestern Athletic Conference game Sunday night.

Darius Tomlin added 15 of his 21 points in the second half, when the Delta Devils (1-11, 1-1) shot 57.1 percent (16 of 28) to expand a 25-24 halftime lead and end a three-game winning streak for the Bulldogs (6-8, 2-1).

Usher made 5 of 8 shots in the second half and all 10 of his free-throw attempts, and he scored nine points during an 18-5 run that gave Mississippi Valley State a 56-41 lead with 8:19 remaining.

Alabama A&M cut the margin to six, 60-54, but the Delta Devils reeled off nine straight points in a 1:11 span, including four by Tomlin.

Jeremy Crutcher and Demarquelle Tabb scored 16 points each for the Bulldogs.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
AAMU
MVSU
Points 68 79
FG Made-Attempted 26-55 (.473) 27-61 (.443)
3P Made-Attempted 9-17 (.529) 7-17 (.412)
FT Made-Attempted 7-13 (.538) 18-21 (.857)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 3 14

2012-13 Season

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