SWAC Tournament - Recap - Prairie View A&M Defeats Jackson State 88-75
Jackson State was victimized by Jourdan DeMuynck for 37 points as Prairie View A&M defeated them 88-75 in NCAA action on Friday.
Prairie View A&M won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.
Montrael Scott had 20 points for Prairie View A&M and Carl Blair chipped in with 12 points. Carl Blair had 10 assists for them, while Jules Montgomery was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Jackson State got 27 points from Christian Williams in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jeff Stubbs. Jonathan Lewis contributed 7 assists for them, while Willie Readus had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Prairie View A&M were victorious, as the score was 34-33 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Prairie View A&M as they grabbed 35 boards, while Jackson State only had 26.