Scores

Final

Southern 79

(13-6, 7-0 SWAC)

Alabama State 67

(5-14, 3-3 SWAC)

    6:25 PM ET, January 19, 2013

    Dunn-Oliver Acadome, Montgomery, Alabama

    1 2 T
    SOU 41 3879
    AL ST 25 4267

    Top Performers

    Southern University: M. Miller 15 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast

    Alabama St: J. Waters 11 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    Southern U. 79, Alabama St. 67

    Associated Press

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Derick Beltran scored 20 points to lead four Southern University players in double figures in a 79-67 victory over Alabama State in a Southwestern Athletic Conference game Saturday night.

    Malcolm Miller scored 15 points, Yondarius Johnson added 14 and Jameel Grace had 10 to help Southern (13-6, 7-0) win its ninth game in a row.

    Ahead 20-15 with 9:18 left in the first half, Southern closed out the period on a 21-5 run. Javan Mitchell sparked the run with consecutive baskets.

    Southern shot 58.3 percent (14 of 24) in the first half and held Alabama State to 29.6 percent (8 of 27) to take a 41-25 lead into halftime.

    The Jaguars shot 52 percent (28 of 54) for the game and led by as many as 19 points in the second half.

    Phillip Crawford scored 15 points to lead the Hornets (5-14, 3-3).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SOU
    AL ST
    Points 79 67
    FG Made-Attempted 28-54 (.519) 25-67 (.373)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-19 (.474) 5-24 (.208)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-23 (.609) 12-17 (.706)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 19 2

    2012-13 Season

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