Scores

Final

Texas Southern 65

(12-14, 8-6 SWAC)

AR-Pine Bluff 55

(10-17, 8-7 SWAC)

    9:00 PM ET, February 24, 2014

    H. O. Clemmons Arena, Pine Bluff, Arkansas

    1 2 T
    TXSO 39 2665
    ARPB 24 3155

    Top Performers

    Texas Southern: D. Scarver 21 Pts, 7 Reb, 4 Ast

    Arkansas-Pine Bluff: M. Mosley 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast, 3 Stl

    Texas Southern rolls by Arkansas-Pine Bluff 65-55

    Associated Press

    PINE BLUFF, Ark. -- D.D. Scarver scored 21 points and Aaric Murray added 17 as Texas Southern defeated Arkansas-Pine Bluff 65-55 on Monday night.

    The Tigers (12-14, 8-6 Southwestern Athletic Conference) shot an efficient 55.3 percent from the field and outrebounded UAPB 30-24. Murray was 7 of 11 on field goals, blocked five shots and hauled in eight rebounds, while Scarver added seven boards with four assists.

    UAPB (10-17, 8-7) was held to 20-of-50 shooting (40 percent) and scored 21 points off turnovers. Marcel Mosley and DaVon Haynes scored 15 points apiece and Mosley dished out five assists.

    Texas Southern was trailing 17-14 at the midway mark in the first half, but stormed ahead, closing the period on a 25-7 run. Scarver hit a 3-pointer, two layups and Murray capped the surge with a dunk to grab a 39-24 halftime lead. They coasted in the second half, leading by 23 with 10:48 remaining.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TXSO
    ARPB
    Points 65 55
    FG Made-Attempted 26-47 (.553) 20-50 (.400)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 5-11 (.455)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-7 (.857) 10-18 (.556)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 10 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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