NCAA Men's Basketball

Jackson State Tigers (15-17)


Jackson St. beats Alcorn St. 69-52 in SWAC quarterfinal

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) Roland Griffin scored 13 of his 19 points in the first half and fourth-seeded Jackson State led wire-to-wire in beating No. 5 Alcorn State 69-48 in Tuesday night's Southwestern Athletic Conference quarterfinals.

The Tigers (15-17) play top-seeded Prairie View A&M in Friday's semifinals.

Griffin shot 8 of 14 from the field and grabbed 11 rebounds for the Tigers, who led 37-16 at halftime after shooting 58% (15 of 26) and holding the Braves to 21% shooting (5 of 24).

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Leaders
Points: T. Jarrett16.8
Rebounds: J. McKinnis9.3
Assists: J. James2.9
FG%: T. Jarrett39.0%
FT%: R. Griffin76.1%
3P%: No qualifiers
Steals: V. Wallis1.4
Blocks: J. McKinnis1.8
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Florida State26-5
5 Baylor26-4
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Creighton24-7
8 Kentucky25-6
9 Michigan State22-9
10 Villanova24-7
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Baylor26-4
5 Florida State26-5
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Kentucky25-6
8 Duke25-6
9 Creighton24-7
9 Villanova24-7
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Southwestern Athletic Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Prairie View A&M 14-4 19-13
Southern University 13-5 17-15
Texas Southern 12-6 16-16
Grambling State 11-7 17-15
Alcorn State 11-7 15-15
Jackson State 11-7 15-17
Alabama State 7-11 8-24
Alabama A&M 5-13 8-22
UAPB 3-15 4-26
Mississippi Valley State 3-15 3-27
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 67.3 (284)
Rebounds: 9.4 (228)
Assists: 11.3 (303)
FG%: 42.4% (249)
FT%: 67.2% (295)
3P%: 26.4% (350)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 67.4 (121)
Rebounds: 23.1 (330)
Assists: 11.7 (105)
FG%: 43.0% (188)
FT%: 70.8% (178)
3P%: 33.6% (215)

Next Home Game:
Alabama A&M @ Jackson State
Tue., Jan. 3 @ 5:30 PM PT6:30 PM MT7:30 PM CT8:30 PM ET1:30 PM GMT9:30 PM 北京时间6:30 PM MST8:30 PM EST