Scores

Final

Alcorn State 54

(8-13, 5-4 SWAC)

Southern 62

(12-10, 8-1 SWAC)

6:00 PM ET, February 1, 2014

F.G. Clark Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

1 2 T
ALCN 20 3454
SOU 28 3462

Top Performers

Alcorn State: O. Brown 18 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Stl

Southern University: C. Godfrey 17 Pts, 15 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 3 Blk

Godrey leads Southern past Alcorn St. 62-54

Associated Press

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Calvin Godfrey scored 17 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead Southern to a 62-54 win over Alcorn State on Saturday.

Malcolm Miller added 11 points and YonDarius Johnson 10 for the Jaguars (12-10, 8-1 Southwest Athletic Conference), who limited Alcorn State to 30.4 percent shooting.

Octavious Brown led the Braves (8-13, 5-4) with 18 points and LeAntwan Luckett came off the bench to add 13, though he hit just 3 of 16 shots.

Southern led 28-20 at halftime and opened the second half with quick 3's from Miller and Johnson. Alcorn State quickly cut the deficit down to 5 but a 14-5 run pushed the Jaguars back on top 50-35.

The Braves had a 7-0 run to cut it to 55-48 with 2:05 to play and began sending Southern to the line. However, the Jags were just 7 of 12, although Alcorn couldn't capitalize.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ALCN
SOU
Points 54 62
FG Made-Attempted 17-56 (.304) 19-42 (.452)
3P Made-Attempted 4-17 (.235) 4-13 (.308)
FT Made-Attempted 16-26 (.615) 20-30 (.667)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 16 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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