Scores

Final

Miss Valley St 73

(7-14, 6-2 SWAC)

Jackson State 83

(11-9, 7-1 SWAC)

6:30 PM ET, January 29, 2011

Williams Center, Jackson, Mississippi

1 2 T
MVSU 31 4273
JKST 38 4583

Top Performers

Mississippi Valley State: D. Jackson 22 Pts, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

Jackson State: J. Bush 25 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

Jackson St. 83, MVSU 73

Associated Press

JACKSON, Miss. -- Jenirro Bush scored 25 points to lead Jackson State to an 83-73 win over Mississippi Valley State on Saturday night.

Tyrone Hanson and Grant Maxey each added 17 points for the Tigers (11-9, 7-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference), who have won three in a row.

Jackson State led 38-31 at halftime and finished 24 of 56 from the field (42.9 percent) and 31 of 42 from the free-throw line (73.8 percent) for the game.

D'Angelo Jackson scored 22 points to lead the Delta Devils (7-14, 6-2), who had their five-game winning streak snapped. Kevin Burwell added 10 points.

MVSU was outrebounded 46-31 and shot 21 of 53 from the floor (39.6 percent). The Delta Devils saw their best conference start since the 2005-06 season (6-1) come to an end as well.

Bush increased his scoring average to 14.7 points per game, which is tied for the second-highest average in the SWAC.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
MVSU
JKST
Points 73 83
FG Made-Attempted 21-53 (.396) 24-56 (.429)
3P Made-Attempted 8-27 (.296) 4-15 (.267)
FT Made-Attempted 23-35 (.657) 31-42 (.738)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 34 (0/0) 26 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 15

2010-11 Season

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» Jan 29, 2011 @JKST 83, MVSU 73Recap
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