GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Sandy Cohen III scored 23 points as Green Bay narrowly beat Texas Southern 87-86 in overtime in the semifinals of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament on Tuesday...
EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Jeremy Combs had 27 points and 17 rebounds as Texas Southern defeated Texas Rio Grande Valley 94-85 in the CIT second round on Monday night.
Alabama St., Texas Southern meet in SWAC semis
No. 6 seed Alabama State (12-18, 10-9) vs. No. 2 seed Texas Southern (20-12, 15-4)
Southwestern Athletic Conference Tourney Semifinals, Bill Harris Arena, Birmingham, Alabama; Friday, 8:30...
Butler carries Texas Southern over Southern U. 80-70
HOUSTON (AP) — Devocio Butler had 16 points to lead five Texas Southern players in double figures as the Tigers got past Southern 80-70 in the quarterfinals of the Southwestern Athletic Conference...
Southern, Texas Southern meet in SWAC quarters
No. 7 seed Southern (7-24, 6-12) vs. No. 2 seed Texas Southern (19-12, 14-4)
Southwestern Athletic Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Health & PE Center, Houston; Tuesday, 7:30 p.m....
Lee leads Southern past Texas Southern 87-77
HOUSTON (AP) — Richard Lee had a career-high 30 points as Southern snapped its 19-game road losing streak, beating Texas Southern 87-77 on Saturday night.
Texas Southern looks to extend streak vs Southern
Southern (6-24, 5-12) vs. Texas Southern (19-11, 14-3)
Health & PE Center, Houston; Saturday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Texas Southern looks for its sixth straight win in the...
HOUSTON (AP) — Jeremy Combs had 18 points to lead five Texas Southern players in double figures as the Tigers stretched their winning streak to 11 games, easily defeating Alcorn State 99-72 on...
Alcorn State (10-18, 6-10) vs. Texas Southern (18-11, 13-3)
Health & PE Center, Houston; Thursday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Texas Southern looks for its 11th straight conference win...
Combs carries Texas Southern over Alabama A&M 66-61
NORMAL, Ala. (AP) — Jeremy Combs recorded 15 points and 10 rebounds to lift Texas Southern to a 66-61 win over Alabama A&M on Monday night, the Tigers' 10th consecutive victory.
Texas Southern looks to extend streak vs Alabama A&M
Texas Southern (17-11, 12-3) vs. Alabama A&M (5-24, 4-11)
Elmore Gymnasium, Normal, Alabama; Monday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Texas Southern looks for its 12th straight win in the...
Combs leads Texas Southern over Alabama St. 78-68
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Jeremy Combs had 22 points and 16 rebounds as Texas Southern won its ninth straight game, topping Alabama State 78-68 on Saturday.
Texas Southern looks to extend streak vs Alabama St.
Texas Southern (16-11, 11-3) vs. Alabama State (11-14, 9-5)
Dunn-Oliver Acadome, Montgomery, Alabama; Saturday, 6 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Texas Southern looks for its 14th straight win...
Texas Southern defeats Mississippi Valley St. 92-80
HOUSTON (AP) — Jeremy Combs had 24 points and 10 rebounds as Texas Southern won its eighth straight game, topping Mississippi Valley State 92-80 on Monday night.
Texas Southern looks to extend streak vs MVSU
Mississippi Valley State (5-23, 3-11) vs. Texas Southern (15-11, 10-3)
Health & PE Center, Houston; Monday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Texas Southern looks for its eighth straight...
Texas Southern beats Arkansas-Pine Bluff 94-74
HOUSTON (AP) — Jeremy Combs scored 27 points on 10-of-15 shooting and grabbed 11 rebounds to help Texas Southern beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 94-74 on Saturday night.
UAPB, Texas Southern put streaks on line
Arkansas-Pine Bluff (11-15, 8-5) vs. Texas Southern (14-11, 9-3)
Health & PE Center, Houston; Saturday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Texas Southern looks for its seventh straight...
Combs scores in waning seconds, Texas Southern wins 86-85
GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Jeremy Combs had a layup in the waning seconds to give Texas Southern an 86-85 victory over Grambling on Saturday night.
Grambling held an 85-81 lead with less than 20 seconds remaining when Jalyn Patterson drained a 3-pointer to close to 85-84. Devocio Butler stole the inbound pass, flipped the ball to Patterson who slipped it to Combs on his way to the basket for the winning bucket with six seconds remaining.
Texas Southern rallies to beat Prairie View A&M 95-90
HOUSTON (AP) — Jeremy Combs had 22 points and 14 rebounds and Texas Southern rallied to beat Southwestern Athletic Conference leader Prairie View A&M 95-90 on Saturday night.
The Tigers (12-11, 7-3) have won four straight while Prairie View A&M (11-12, 9-1) had a 10-game win streak snapped.
Combs leads Texas Southern past Alabama State, 83-59
HOUSTON (AP) — Jeremy Combs scored 29 points and Texas Southern cruised to a second straight win, handing Alabama State just its second Southwestern Conference loss, 83-59 on Saturday night.
The Hornets came into the game with six wins in its first seven conference starts, but Alabama State has struggled on the road and now is just 2-9 away from Montgomery.
Texas State leads the SWAC in scoring, averaging 77.1 points per game coming into the game, 78.7 points per game against league opponents.
McKnight totals 30 points, UAPB holds off TSU 90-86
PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Martaveous McKnight drained six treys to total 30 points to help Arkansas-Pine Bluff hold off Texas Southern 90-86 on Saturday night.
Arkansas-Pine Bluff (6-13, 4-2 SWAC) ran out to a 43-29 halftime advantage and then had to hold on to fend off the Tigers who won the second half 57-47.
The Golden Lions pushed their lead to 62-37 early in the second period and led 73-57 with 8:06 remaining. Jeremy Combs then scored 11 straight points, capped by a dunk to close to 77-68.
Texas Southern pulls away from Jackson State for 75-65 win
HOUSTON (AP) — John Jones scored 21 points, Jeremy Combs added 16 and Texas Southern snapped its two-game skid by beating Jackson State 75-65 on Monday night.
Jones finished 7-of-8 shooting from the field, including 5 of 6 3-pointers. Combs made all five of his field-goal attempts and missed just two of eight from the foul line. Jayln Patterson scored 13, Justin Hopkins 10 with 10 rebounds and Eden Ewing grabbed 10 boards.
Ivy Smith’s heroics in regulation and OT lift Grambling
HOUSTON (AP) — Ivy Smith scored 24 points and hit the winning jumper with three seconds left in overtime to lift Grambling over Texas Southern 88-87 on Saturday night.
Smith also scored the final four points of the second half, including a layup with two seconds left to force overtime. Axel Mpoyo added 17 points and 15 rebounds for Grambling (9-9, 3-2 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Anthony Gaston scored 15 points and DeVante Jackson had 12 points.
Andrus with 24 leads Prairie View past Texas Southern 79-73
PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (AP) — Gerard Andrus scored a season-high 24 points and grabbed seven rebounds as Prairie View edged Texas Southern 79-73 on Saturday night.
Gary Blackston added 14 points and 13 rebounds for the Panthers (5-11, 3-0 Southwestern Athletic Conference) who notched their fourth straight win. Darius Williams added 13 points and Dennis Jones had 10 points with seven assists.
Texas Southern wins 3rd straight, beats Southern 77-67
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Jeremy Combs had 17 points, eight rebounds and four blocks, John Jones added 12 points on four 3-pointers and Texas Southern beat Southern 77-67 on Monday night.
The Tigers have won their last three games, including a memorable 88-73 victory at Texas A&M on Dec. 29. Their win at College Station was the program's first over the Aggies and seven days later, the Tigers won at Alcorn for their 24th consecutive victory in the series.
Jones helps Texas Southern top Alcorn State in SWAC opener
LOMAN, Miss. (AP) — John Jones buried five 3-pointers and scored 17 points to lead five players in double figures and Texas Southern rolled to an 87-70 victory over Alcorn State in a Southwestern Athletic Conference opener on Saturday night.
Texas Southern fell behind 6-0 early, but Devocio Butler sank a 3-pointer to give the Tigers an 11-9 lead with 16:34 left in the first half and they never trailed again.
Balanced Texas Southern wins on road, beats Texas A&M 88-73
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Texas Southern has one of the most experienced teams in the nation, so when Texas A&M cut a 13-point halftime deficit to four with plenty of time remaining there was no panic in the Tigers.
Texas Southern beats D-III Concordia 107-70
HOUSTON (AP) — Trayvon Reed had 32 points, on 14-of-15 shooting, eight rebounds and four blocks to help Texas Southern beat Division III Concordia 107-70 on Saturday night.
Jeremy Combs had 18 points and 12 rebounds and Devocio Butler scored 14 with 12 boards for Texas Southern (4-6). Tyrik Armstrong added 13 points and John Jones had 12 and eight assists.
Crump scores career-high 25, Georgia beats Texas Southern
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Tyree Crump was thrilled when first-year coach Tom Crean announced that Georgia would be shooting plenty of 3-pointers this season.
"I was in the gym a lot this summer, just working on shooting, working on my game," Crump said. "I felt like that carried over to the season and also coach Crean getting my form right."
Crump scored a career-high 25 points, Nicolas Claxton added 15 points and nine rebounds, and Georgia had little trouble beating Texas Southern 92-75 on Monday night.