Southern Defeats Miss Valley State 78-74 - Recap

Southern Defeats Miss Valley State 78-74 - Recap

Southern earned a 78-74 victory over Miss Valley State on Monday, getting 19 points from Derick Beltran at Harrison Complex.

Southern got 18 points from Javan Mitchell and another 14 points from Jameel Grace. Brandon Moore contributed 2 assists, while Brandon Moore cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Miss Valley State got 25 points from Davon Usher in a losing cause and another 13 points from Matt Smith. Ervin Thomas contributed 2 assists for them, while Matt Smith had 11 rebounds.

Southern hit the break leading 37-24 before taking care of business in the second half.

Miss Valley State had a 45-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.