Scores

Final

Miss Valley St 83

(2-12, 1-0 SWAC)

AR-Pine Bluff 69

(0-13, 0-1 SWAC)

    8:30 PM ET, January 4, 2011

    H.O. Clemmons Arena, Pine Bluff, Arkansas

    1 2 T
    MVSU 42 4183
    ARPB 36 3369

    Top Performers

    Mississippi Valley State: D. Jackson 22 Pts, 5 Ast, 1 Stl

    Arkansas-Pine Bluff: R. Parks 11 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Stl

    MVSU 83, Ark.-Pine Bluff 69

    Associated Press

    PINE BLUFF, Ark. -- D'Angelo Jackson scored 22 points as Mississippi Valley State beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 83-69 in a Southwestern Athletic Conference opener Tuesday night.

    Terrence Joyner and Orlando Smith added 12 points apiece for the Delta Devils (2-12), who snapped a seven-game losing streak. Paul Crosby had 11 points and a game-high nine rebounds, and Kevin Burwell scored 10 for Mississippi Valley State, which outshot Arkansas-Pine Bluff 49.1 percent (26 of 53) to 39.7 percent (23 of 58).

    Allen Smith paced the Golden Lions (0-13) with 14 points. Ricky Parks and Savalace Townsend scored 11 apiece, and Gavin Montgomery added 10.

    Arkansas-Pine Bluff led 19-13. But the Delta Devils ran off the next 14 points, and when Jackson's layup with 7:33 to go put the Delta Devils ahead 20-19, they never gave up the lead.

    Mississippi Valley State led 42-36 at halftime, and the advantage reached 27 points in the second half.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MVSU
    ARPB
    Points 83 69
    FG Made-Attempted 26-53 (.491) 23-58 (.397)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-15 (.533) 8-23 (.348)
    FT Made-Attempted 23-34 (.676) 15-25 (.600)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 27 4

    2010-11 Season

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