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Final

Grambling St 75

(1-1, 1-1 home)

    8:30 PM ET, November 19, 2009

    Assembly Center, Grambling, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    PQ 24 3761
    GRAM 33 4275

    Top Performers

    Paul Quinn: N. Grisham 12 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Blk

    Grambling State: A. Perkins 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast, 7 Stl

    Grambling St. 75, Paul Quinn 61

    Associated Press

    GRAMBLING, La. -- Ariece Perkis had 17 points and seven steals to lead Grambling State to a 75-61 victory over Paul Quinn College on Thursday night.

    The first half was tied three times before Grambling (1-1) pulled ahead 24-23 on a Donald Qualls free throw with 4:03 left. Grambling then outscored Paul Quinn 9-1 the rest of the half.

    Paul Quinn (2-4) was hampered by 27 turnovers, 15 in the first half.

    The NAIA school pulled within 52-47 with 10:55 left, but Grambling countered with an 8-0 run. When Paul Quinn threatened again, trailing by seven with 4:41 left, Lance Fuertado hit two straight jumpers for Grambling and finished with 15 points.

    Perkis, who had 11 first-half points, scored the final three points of the game on a dunk and a free throw.

    Jason Kavros scored 15 points to lead Paul Quinn. Nigel Grisham had nine rebounds as Paul Quinn outrebounded Grambling 40-34.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    PQ
    GRAM
    Points 61 75
    FG Made-Attempted 24-53 (.453) 24-56 (.429)
    3P Made-Attempted 1-6 (.167) 8-18 (.444)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-23 (.522) 19-29 (.655)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 14

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