SWAC Tournament - Prairie View A&M Falls 45-44 Against Southern - Game Recap
Derick Beltran scored 13 points leading Southern to a 45-44 victory over Prairie View A&M at Curtis Culwell Center on Saturday.
Southern did not, however, defeat Prairie View A&M against the spread, which closed at 10 at most sportsbooks.
Southern got 8 points from YonDarius Johnson and another 6 points from Brandon Moore. Derick Beltran contributed 2 assists, while Malcolm Miller cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Prairie View A&M got 15 points from Jourdan DeMuynck in a losing cause and another 12 points from Carl Blair. Carl Blair contributed 4 assists for them, while Jules Montgomery had 12 rebounds.
Southern led at halftime, 22-19.
The rebound battle favored Prairie View A&M as they grabbed 36 boards, while Southern only had 33.