Scores

Final

Texas Southern 57

(1-13, 0-1 SWAC)

Southern 63

(7-6, 1-0 SWAC)

9:00 PM ET, January 2, 2013

F.G. Clark Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

1 2 T
TXSO 33 2457
SOU 29 3463

Top Performers

Texas Southern: F. Sturdivant 8 Pts, 8 Reb, 3 Blk

Southern University: M. Miller 26 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Stl, 2 Blk

Southern U. 63, Texas Southern 57

Associated Press

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Malcolm Miller had 26 points and nine rebounds to lead Southern University to a 63-57 victory over Texas Southern in a Southwestern Athletic Conference game on Wednesday night.

Miller shot 11 of 20 from the field. Derick Beltran chipped in 12 points for the Jaguars (7-6).

Raymond Penn scored 18 points, and Omar Strong had 16 points and nine rebounds for the Tigers (1-13), who have lost 11 in a row.

Southern won the turnover battle 14-3, including seven steals.

Texas Southern led 18-6 on Strong's 3-pointer 6 minutes in, but the Jaguars closed to 33-28 at the break.

The Jaguars took the lead at 50-49 on Beltran's two free throws with 8:17 to go. The Tigers led 55-53, but Javan Mitchell tied it at 55 on a layup at 4:28, and Miller's jumper made it 61-55 at 1:43.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
TXSO
SOU
Points 57 63
FG Made-Attempted 20-50 (.400) 22-59 (.373)
3P Made-Attempted 5-20 (.250) 4-17 (.235)
FT Made-Attempted 12-16 (.750) 15-21 (.714)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
Largest Lead 14 6

2012-13 Season

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