Alcorn State Falls 78-59 to Texas Southern - Recap
Texas Southern earned a 78-59 victory over Alcorn State on Saturday, getting 24 points from Fred Sturdivant at Health and PE Arena.
Texas Southern got 18 points from Omar Strong and another 11 points from Madarious Gibbs. Ray Penn contributed 8 assists, while Aaron Clayborn cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Alcorn State got 22 points from Marquiz Baker in a losing cause and another 13 points from LeAntwan Luckett. LeAntwan Luckett contributed 4 assists for them, while Ian Francis had 6 rebounds.
Texas Southern hit the break leading 39-27 before taking care of business in the second half.
Texas Southern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-33.