Texas Southern Defeats Alcorn State 83-66 - Recap
Texas Southern got 26 points and 11 rebounds from Aaric Murray en route to an 83-66 victory over Alcorn State on Saturday at Health and PE Arena.
Jose Rodriguez had 16 points for Texas Southern and Lawrence Johnson-Danner chipped in with 14 points. Madarious Gibbs had 11 assists for them, while Aaric Murray was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Alcorn State got 24 points from LeAntwan Luckett in a losing cause and another 14 points from Octavius Brown. Devante Hampton contributed 6 assists for them, while Octavius Brown had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Texas Southern were victorious, as the score was 44-31 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Texas Southern as they grabbed 40 boards, while Alcorn State only had 34.