Alabama A&M 80, Miss. Valley State 60
ITTA BENA, Miss.- Jones poured in a season-high 18 points as Alabama A&M ran past Mississippi Valley State 80-60 Saturday afternoon in a Southwestern Athletic Conference women’s basketball game.
Texas Southern 52, Prairie View A&M 44
PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas- The Lady Tigers of Texas Southern University jumped out to a 15-4 first quarter lead and never looked back Saturday en route to a 52-44 win at in-state rival Prairie View A&M.
Southern 86, Grambling State 81
GRAMBLING, La.- The Southern Jaguars defeated Grambling State 86-81 on Saturday despite a triple-double effort from GSU’s Shakyla Hill.
Jackson State 88, Alcorn State 66
JACKSON, Miss.-Junior Marneisha Hamer posted 20 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Jackson State past Alcorn State 88-66 Saturday evening in the Southwestern Athletic Conference home opener at the Lee E. Williams Athletic and Assembly Center.
Alabama State 58, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 56 OT
PINE BLUFF, Ark.- With a 58-56 overtime win over Arkansas Pine-Bluff on Saturday night, head coach Freda-Freeman Jackson achieved a significant milestone by becoming just one of three active coaches in the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) to reach 300 career wins.