JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Jacoby Ross had 14 points off the bench to lift Alabama State to a 58-49 win over Jackson State in the quarterfinals of the Southwestern Athletic Conference Tourney on...
No. 6 seed Alabama State (11-18, 9-9) vs. No. 3 seed Jackson State (13-18, 10-8)
Southwestern Athletic Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Williams Center, Jackson, Mississippi; Tuesday, 8...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Chris Howell and Jayveous McKinnis scored 19 points apiece as Jackson State defeated Alabama State 82-70 on Saturday. Venjie Wallis added 15 points for the Tigers. McKinnis...
Alabama State (11-17, 9-8) vs. Jackson State (12-18, 9-8)
Williams Center, Jackson, Mississippi; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Jackson State looks for its fourth straight win over...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Venjie Wallis had 22 points as Jackson State beat Alabama A&M 66-47 on Thursday night.
Chris Howell had 16 points for Jackson State (12-18, 9-8 Southwestern Athletic...
Alabama A&M (5-25, 4-12) vs. Jackson State (11-18, 8-8)
Williams Center, Jackson, Mississippi; Thursday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Jackson State looks for its fifth straight win over...
PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Jayveous McKinnis recorded 12 points, including a dunk with 29 seconds left, and 10 rebounds to lift Jackson State to a 57-56 win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Monday...
Jackson State (10-18, 7-8) vs. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (12-17, 9-7)
H.O. Clemmons Arena, Pine Bluff, Arkansas; Monday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Jackson State goes for the season sweep...
ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — Emmanuel Ejeh scored 10 points that included a pair of late free throws to help Mississippi Valley State edge Jackson State 60-57 on Saturday night.
Jackson State (10-17, 7-7) vs. Mississippi Valley State (5-24, 3-12)
Harrison Complex, Itta Bena, Mississippi; Saturday, 5:30 p.m. EST
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Chris Howell had 17 points and seven rebounds as Jackson State topped Grambling State 71-60 on Saturday.
Jayveous McKinnis had 16 points and seven rebounds for Jackson...
Grambling State (13-13, 7-6) vs. Jackson State (9-17, 6-7)
Williams Center, Jackson, Mississippi; Saturday, 6:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Grambling State looks to extend Jackson State's...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Jeremy Combs had a career-high 33 points plus 17 rebounds as Texas Southern topped Jackson State 77-65 on Monday night.
Combs hit 8 of 10 shots.
Jalyn Patterson had 17 points for Texas Southern (14-11, 9-3 Southwestern Athletic Conference), which earned its sixth consecutive win. Derrick Bruce added 11 points. Eden Ewing had 10 points and 13 rebounds for the road team.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Darius Williams scored 28 points, making seven 3-pointers, and Prairie View A&M defeated Jackson State 79-66 on Saturday night.
Dennis Jones added 17 points and Gary Blackston 14 for the Panthers (12-12, 10-1), leaders of the Southwestern Athletic Conference. The Panthers were coming off their only SWAC loss, a 95-90 defeat at Texas Southern last Saturday. They swept the season series from Jackson State (9-16, 6-5), beating the Tigers 55-51 on Jan. 19.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Jontrell Walker scored 19 points and Jackson State beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 65-52 on Monday night.
Jackson State (9-13, 6-3 Southwestern Athletic Conference), which leads the league allowing just 60.6 points per game, held UAPB to 40-percent shooting and forced 17 turnovers.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Jontrell Walker scored eight of his 15 points in the final 4:46 as Jackson State edged past Mississippi Valley State 61-57 Saturday night.
Walker pulled Jackson State even at 51-51 with a 3-pointer, and the Tigers closed out the game on a 10-5 run, making 7 of 8 from the line.
Chris Howell scored 17 points to lead the Jackson State (8-13, 5-3 Southwest Athletic Conference), pulling down seven rebounds and with four assists.
GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Chris Howell had 19 points and 10 rebounds to carry Jackson State to a 65-63 win over Grambling on Saturday night.
Venjie Wallis had 14 points for Jackson State (7-13, 4-3 Southwestern Athletic Conference), which snapped a five-game losing streak against Grambling (9-11, 3-4). Jayveous McKinnis added seven rebounds.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Venjile Wallis scored 17 points, Chris Howell added 14 and Jackson state beat Southern 64-58 on Monday night.
Sidney Umude's 3-point play with 2:23 left put Southern ahead 54-52 before the Tigers (6-11 3-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference) closed it out with a 12-4 run. Jontrell Walker made a pair of free throws, Wallis made a layup and Howell's layup off a steal made it 58-54 with 77 seconds to go.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Venjie Wallis scored 12 points and Chris Howell and Jontrell Walker each scored 10 and Jackson State beat Alcorn State 59-52 on Saturday.
It was third game this season Wallis has led Jackson State in scoring. The Tigers have won three of their last four and Alcorn State now owns a five-game losing streak after winning three straight.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Jacoby Ross scored 13 points and Alabama State beat Jackson State 59-57 on Monday night.
Alabama State has won back-to-back games in conference play for the first time since the 2014-15 season. That season, the Hornets finished 14-4 in conference play before falling to Southern in the championship game and finished 19-10.
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — Shawn Roundtree and David DiLeo both scored 21 points and Central Michigan beat Jackson State 81-72 on Saturday.
The Tigers entered without a road win this season but showed some fight against Central Michigan (10-2) which remains unbeaten in six home contests.
MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Shaq Buchanan hit three 3-pointers and scored 19 points and Tevin Brown sank four 3s on his way to 16 points to propel Murray State to a 74-57 victory over Jackson State on Saturday night.
Ja Morant finished with a career-high 14 assists to go with 10 points for the Racers (7-1).
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Jontrell Walker scored 17 points, Jayveous McKinnis added 15 points and 12 rebounds, and Jackson State defeated NAIA Fisk 77-56 on Tuesday night.
Chris Howell had 12 points and 12 rebounds for the Tigers (2-8) and Venji Wallis scored 13 points.
Fisk was led by Marcus Summerville with 17 points and Montreal Nabors added 14 points and seven rebounds.
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Trey Wertz scored a career-high 33 points on 9-of-15 shooting Thursday night to help Santa Clara beat Jackson State 81-70.
Wertz made 4 of 6 from 3-point range and 11 of 13 at the foul line. Josip Vrankic added 19 points and Josh Martin had 14 rebounds to go with six points.
The Broncos (2-5) never trailed in the game and had their largest lead at 69-57. It was Santa Clara's second win in a row after opening the season with five straight losses.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Chris Howell scored 12 of his 17 points in a dominant first half for Jackson State and he added 11 rebounds and five assists to propel the Tigers to an 81-68 victory over Chicago State on Tuesday night.
Lemmie Howard pitched in with 16 points on 7-of-9 shooting for the Tigers (1-4), who took the lead for good on Jeremiah Bozeman's 3-pointer that made it 9-6 with 13:29 left in the first half.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — RJ Williams scored 18 on 7-of-9 shooting, Zach Haney had 12 points and 12 rebounds, and Boise State pulled away late to beat Jackson State 70-53 on Friday night.
The Broncos (1-1) scored 14 straight points capped by Justinian Jessup's dunk that made it 66-48 with 2:58 left to play. The Tigers (0-3) missed nine straight shots from the field during that run.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — David Jenkins Jr. scored 27 points to lead seven in double-figure scoring as South Dakota State remained undefeated in the Summit League with a 98-70 rout of Western Illinois on Saturday night.
South Dakota State (17-5, 5-0) has won eight straight and 10 of its last 11 games.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Mike Daum scored 24 points for his 42nd career 20-point game, David Jenkins Jr. added 18 points with five assists, and South Dakota State set a school points record in its 111-68 rout of NAIA Presentation College on Saturday.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota State got 37 points from Summit League Player of the Year, Mike Daum, and the Jackrabbits defeated Omaha 79-77 to win the Summit League championship, sending SDSU to its fourth NCAA tournament in school history. Daum scored 24 points in the second half as SDSU (18-16) held off a furious rally down the stretch.
SDSU used a 9-5 run in the final five minutes to pull away. The biggest lead for either team in the second half was five points.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Mike Daum scored 33 points on 9-for-18 shooting and No. 4 seed South Dakota State rolled to an 83-73 win over fifth-seeded Denver in a Summit League Tournament quarterfinal Sunday night.
The Jackrabbits will play top seeded, in-state rival South Dakota in the semifinals Monday.
Reed Tellinghuisen added 18 points for SDSU (16-16) and Chris Howell scored 10. Daum, who scored a career-high 51 points against Fort Wayne on Feb. 18, made 13 of 15 free throws.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Mike Daum scored 30 points on 11-of-19 shooting and made three 3-pointers to help South Dakota State beat Denver 88-64 on Saturday.
A.J. Hess added 14 points. Chris Howell and Skyler Flatten added 11 each for the Jackrabbits (15-16, 8-8 Summit).
South Dakota State had a 25-8 run to build a 41-24 lead late in the first half and led by at least 17 throughout the second.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Mike Daum scored 26 points and grabbed nine rebounds and South Dakota State rallied in the second half to beat IUPUI 81-67 on Wednesday night.
Daum was 7 of 12 from the floor and drained all 12 of his free throws (13-16, 6-8 Summit). Reed Tellinghuisen added 16 points including four 3-pointers, Chris Howell added another 16 points with a team-high 12 rebounds, and Michael Orris had 13 points and seven assists.
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Mike Daum scored 38 points and grabbed 17 rebounds, Chris Howell set career highs with 20 points and 12 boards and made eight of his 14 free throws in the final 3:01 to help rally South Dakota State to a 74-67 win over Oral Roberts on Saturday.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Michael Orris scored 18 points and added eight assists and South Dakota State avenged its prior loss to Western Illinois by crushing the Leathernecks 98-65 on Wednesday night.
Five players checked in with 15-points-plus efforts for South Dakota State, and the 98-point total is its highest offensive output of the season.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Darell Combs scored 18 points, including the final four in overtime, to give IUPUI an 85-83 win over South Dakota State on Wednesday night.
In overtime, the teams paced each other early on; then Combs made a layup to tie it at 83 with 1:54 to play, and sank a jumper at the buzzer to win it for the Jaguars (9-11, 3-3 Summit League).
Ron Patterson led the team with 19 points, Kellon Thomas had 11 and Matt O'Leary had 10 points and a team-high seven rebounds.
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Justin James had 18 points on 7-of-9 shooting on Saturday night and Wyoming led the entire second half to beat South Dakota State 77-67.
Jason McManamen added 16 points and Alexander Aka Gorski had 15 points, six rebounds and four assists — each was 3 of 8 from 3-point range for the Cowboys (3-0).
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Mike Daum scored 24 points and had 12 rebounds to lead South Dakota State over Division II Wayne State 80-72 on Wednesday night.
Daum was 7 of 12 from the floor and made 9 of 11 free throws. Skyler Flatten added 15 points for South Dakota State (1-2).
Jordan Cornelius and Matt Thomas each scored 17 points on 6-of-11 shooting for Wayne State. Kendall Jacks had nine points, and Vance Janssen added seven points and five assists.