Scores

Final

Selma 87

 

Miss Valley St 99

(4-9, 3-0 home)

3:00 PM ET, December 31, 2013

The Pinnacle, Clarksdale, Mississippi

1 2 T
SELM 39 4887
MVSU 47 5299

Top Performers

Selma University: J. Washington 24 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast

Mississippi Valley State: J. Simmons 22 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

Mississippi Valley St. outdistances Selma 99-87

Associated Press

CLARKSDALE, Miss. -- Jeffrey Simmons scored 22 points and Anthony McDonald added 19 as Mississippi Valley State out-paced NAIA Selma 99-87 Tuesday.

The Delta Devils (4-9) broke away for good when Blake Ralling snapped a 25-25 tie with a layup and Cameron Dobbs scored off a Cortland Henry steal -- one of 23 turnovers for Selma (4-4). The Devils led by eight at halftime and as many as many as 15 in the second half, scoring 32 points off turnovers. They enjoyed a 52-34 advantage on points in the paint.

Selma's Jamie Washington scored 24 points on 10-for-10 shooting to lead all scorers and brought the Bulldogs to within 73-68 with 7:37 to play.

Tuesday's game was played at Clarksdale, Miss., an hour's drive from the MVSU campus. Mississippi Valley State's home court is undergoing renovations and the rest of its home schedule will be played at Leflore County Civic Center in Greenwood.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SELM
MVSU
Points 87 99
FG Made-Attempted 33-62 (.532) 36-68 (.529)
3P Made-Attempted 6-16 (.375) 4-14 (.286)
FT Made-Attempted 15-24 (.625) 23-30 (.767)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 19 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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