Recap - Texas Southern Defeats Arkansas-Pine Bluff 75-69
|Recap - Texas Southern Defeats Arkansas-Pine Bluff 75-69|
Omar Strong scored 25 points for Texas Southern on Saturday, leading them to a 75-69 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff at Health and PE Arena.
Fred Sturdivant had 15 points for Texas Southern and Lawrence Johnson-Danner chipped in with 12 points. Madarious Gibbs had 8 assists for them, while Fred Sturdivant was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Arkansas-Pine Bluff got a 15-point performance from Terrell Kennedy, who was supported by 13 points from DaVon Haynes. Tevin Hammond had 7 assists in a losing cause for Arkansas-Pine Bluff, while DaVon Haynes grabbed 9 rebounds.
Texas Southern hit the break leading 32-29 before taking care of business in the second half.
Texas Southern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-31.