Scores

Final OT

Jackson State 84

(15-11, 13-1 SWAC)

Grambling St 79

(6-16, 4-10 SWAC)

5:00 PM ET, February 20, 2010

Assembly Center, Grambling, Louisiana

1 2 OT T
JKST 38 36 1084
GRAM 32 42 579

Top Performers

Jackson State: C. Burk 19 Pts, 9 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

Grambling State: G. Dillon 29 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

Jackson St. 84, Grambling St. 79

Associated Press

GRAMBLING, La. -- Garrison Johnson scored 22 points to lead Jackson State to an 84-79 overtime victory over Grambling State on Saturday.

Cason Burk added 19 points for the Tigers (15-11,13-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference), who outscored Grambling 10-5 in overtime, scoring all their points from the free throw line. It was the 15th victory in 16 games for Jackson State.

Jackson State was 10-for-12 from the free throw line in OT to hold off Grambling (6-16, 4-10), which forced the extra period when Greg Dillon hit a 3-pointer with 6 seconds remaining.

Grambling didn't score after Ariece Perkins' jumper cut Jackson State's lead to 80-79 with 2:32 left. Burk hit two free throws and Tyrone Hanson and Rod Melvin hit one free throw each in the final 1:20.

De'Suan Dixon had 16 points and 10 rebounds for Jackson State.

Dixon scored 29 and Lance Fuertado added 17 points for Grambling.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
JKST
GRAM
Points 84 79
FG Made-Attempted 24-57 (.421) 28-63 (.444)
3P Made-Attempted 2-10 (.200) 11-25 (.440)
FT Made-Attempted 34-43 (.791) 12-17 (.706)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 28 (0/0)
Largest Lead 12 0

2009-10 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 23, 2010 @JKST 75, GRAM 59Recap
» Feb 20, 2010 JKST 84, @GRAM 79Recap
Mar 10, 2010 GRAM 65, @JKST 57Recap