Scores

Final

Jackson State 72

(10-11, 8-1 SWAC)

AR-Pine Bluff 67

(6-14, 6-3 SWAC)

    8:30 PM ET, February 1, 2010

    H. O. Clemmons Arena, Pine Bluff, Arkansas

    1 2 T
    JKST 42 3072
    ARPB 25 4267

    Top Performers

    Jackson St: P. Williams 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast

    Arkansas-Pine Bluff: G. Montgomery 16 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Jackson St. 72, Ark.-Pine Bluff 67

    Associated Press

    PINE BLUFF, Ark. -- Garrison Johnson and Phillip Williams each scored 17 points and Jackson State survived a late charge to defeat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 72-67 Monday night.

    De'Suan Dixon added 13 points for the Tigers (10-11, 8-1 Southwestern Athletic), who nearly blew an 11-point lead in the final minute but held on to maintain their grip on first place in the conference.

    Gavin Montgomery led the Golden Lions (6-14, 6-3) with 16 points, and Terrance Calvin had 15.

    Up 67-56 with 1:08 to play after two free throws by Johnson, Jackson State saw its lead shrink to 70-67 with 5 seconds remaining following a layup by Calvin. Johnson then iced the win with two more free throws.

    The Tigers never trailed in winning their fourth straight. They led by as many as 19 and were up 47-28 with 12:23 to play.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    JKST
    ARPB
    Points 72 67
    FG Made-Attempted 19-40 (.475) 18-47 (.383)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-12 (.250) 7-20 (.350)
    FT Made-Attempted 31-40 (.775) 24-35 (.686)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 28 (0/0) 29 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 19 0

    2009-10 Season

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