Recap - Texas Southern Defeats Southern 67-64
|Recap - Texas Southern Defeats Southern 67-64|
Texas Southern earned a 67-64 victory over Southern on Saturday, getting 18 points from Jose Rodriguez at Clark Center.
Lawrence Johnson-Danner had 13 points for Texas Southern and Madarious Gibbs chipped in with 9 points. Madarious Gibbs had 5 assists for them, while Aaric Murray was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Southern got a 12-point performance from YonDarius Johnson, who was supported by 11 points from Javan Mitchell. Malcolm Miller had 2 assists in a losing cause for Southern, while Bryce Clark grabbed 7 rebounds.
Texas Southern led at halftime, 35-27.
Texas Southern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-40.