Scores

Final

Miss Valley St 54

(1-14, 1-4 SWAC)

Southern 88

(12-6, 6-0 SWAC)

9:00 PM ET, January 14, 2013

F.G. Clark Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana

1 2 T
MVSU 30 2454
SOU 39 4988

Top Performers

Mississippi Valley State: D. Usher 17 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

Southern University: M. Miller 28 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Southern U. 88, MVSU 54

Associated Press

BATON ROUGE, La. -- Malcolm Miller posted a double-double with 28 points and 10 rebounds as Southern University beat Mississippi Valley State 88-54 Monday night in Southwestern Athletic Conference play.

Javan Mitchell made 8 of 11 shots for 17 points, YonDarius Johnson came off the bench for 13, Brandon Moore added 11, and Derick Beltran 10 for the Jaguars (12-6), who have won eight straight games and improved to 6-0 in the SWAC.

Davon Usher had 17 points for Mississippi Valley State (1-14, 1-4) but was the lone Delta Devil in double figures. Usher's free throws 4 minutes into the second half made the score 39-36 but Southern used a 14-1 run to take the lead for good, 53-37.

Southern shot 61.1 percent (33 of 54), compared to 32.1 percent (33 of 54) for MVSU, and hit 10 3-pointers.

MVSU forced Southern into 17 turnovers but the Jaguars balanced those errors with 17 assists.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MVSU
SOU
Points 54 88
FG Made-Attempted 18-56 (.321) 33-54 (.611)
3P Made-Attempted 4-19 (.211) 10-17 (.588)
FT Made-Attempted 14-19 (.737) 12-15 (.800)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
Largest Lead 1 34

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 14, 2013 @SOU 88, MVSU 54Recap
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