Scores

Final

Southern 57

(2-13, 1-2 SWAC)

Grambling St 61

(3-12, 1-2 SWAC)

7:00 PM ET, January 8, 2011

Assembly Center, Grambling, Louisiana

1 2 T
SOU 20 3757
GRAM 40 2161

Top Performers

Southern University: J. Ingram 11 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Blk

Grambling State: D. Qualls 24 Pts, 2 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

Grambling St. 61, Southern U. 57

Associated Press

GRAMBLING, La. -- Donald Qualls scored 24 points and Chris Britt-Black had a double-double as Grambling State defeated Southern University 61-57 on Saturday night.

Britt-Black had 11 points and 10 rebounds and Justin Patton added 11 points for the Tigers, who snapped a four-game losing skid.

The Tigers (3-12, 1-2 Southwestern Athletic Conference) shot 51.5 percent (17 of 33) in the first half, including 5 of 10 from 3-point range, and led 40-20 at halftime.

Grambling State led by as many as 22, 46-24, on Rupert Rose's layup with 16:39 left to play.

The Jaguars (2-13, 1-2) then answered with a 24-6 run. Brandon White's free throw brought it to 52-48 with 5:35 remaining. However, Southern wouldn't get any closer than four the rest of the way.

Julius Ingram and Jameel Grace scored 11 points each for the Jaguars, and Madut Bol, son of late, former NBA player Manute Bol, added 10 points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SOU
GRAM
Points 57 61
FG Made-Attempted 17-38 (.447) 26-58 (.448)
3P Made-Attempted 3-11 (.273) 6-18 (.333)
FT Made-Attempted 20-29 (.690) 3-7 (.429)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 20

2010-11 Season

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