Scores

Final

Texas Southern 63

(3-5, 1-6 away)

Howard 54

(2-6, 2-2 home)

    6:30 PM ET, November 26, 2013

    Frost Arena, Brookings, South Dakota

    1 2 T
    TXSO 29 3463
    HOW 29 2554

    Top Performers

    Texas Southern: D. Scott 12 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    Howard: P. Okoroh 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Stl

    Texas Southern balance too much for Howard 66-51

    Associated Press

    BROOKINGS, S.D. -- Madarious Gibbs scored 14 points to lead four players in double figures as Texas Southern pulled away in the second half Tuesday night to defeat Howard 66-51 in the consolation game of the Progressive Legends Classic at South Dakota State.

    Jose Rodriguez contributed 13 points and DeAngelo Scott and Aaric Murray had 12 apiece for the Tigers (3-5).

    Prince Okoroh led Howard (2-6) with 15 points.

    The game was tied at 29 at halftime and Howard was within two at 17:22 when the Tigers went on a 10-2 to make it 45-35. It wasn't a fast burst as more than 7 minutes passed. Murray and Scott had four points each, with Scott's coming from the foul line, where he was 8 for 8. Texas Southern went 22 of 27 from the line to pull away from Howard, which was 7 of 12.

    Texas Southern had a 38-28 rebounding advantage.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TXSO
    HOW
    Points 63 54
    FG Made-Attempted 19-46 (.413) 22-55 (.400)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-11 (.273) 3-13 (.231)
    FT Made-Attempted 22-27 (.815) 7-12 (.583)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 23 (0/0)

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