Scores

Final

Texas Southern 74

(7-9, 3-1 SWAC)

Grambling St 72

(1-13, 0-5 SWAC)

6:30 PM ET, January 18, 2014

Assembly Center, Grambling, Louisiana

1 2 T
TXSO 37 3774
GRAM 37 3572

Top Performers

Texas Southern: D. Scarver 25 Pts, 2 Reb

Grambling State: A. Scott 25 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast

Texas Southern edges Grambling State 74-72

Associated Press

GRAMBLING, La. -- D'Aris Scarver scored 25 points and Texas Southern held on for a 74-72 victory over Grambling State on Saturday.

Texas Southern (7-9, 3-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference) took a 74-70 lead with 2:52 left in the game on two free throws from Madarious Gibbs. Grambling State (1-13, 0-5) responded with a pair of free throws from Chase Comier to make it 74-72 with 2:45 remaining, but neither team managed a basket for the remainder of the game.

Scarver missed a late 3-pointer in the final 30 seconds, and Antwan Scott could not get his shot to go at the other end as Texas Southern held on.

Aaric Murray had 17 points for Texas Southern and Gibbs added 10.

Scott scored 25 points to lead Grambling State. Remond Brown added 17 and Comier had 10.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
TXSO
GRAM
Points 74 72
FG Made-Attempted 20-39 (.513) 24-46 (.522)
3P Made-Attempted 7-15 (.467) 13-26 (.500)
FT Made-Attempted 27-36 (.750) 11-12 (.917)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 11 (0/0) 25 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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