PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (AP) — Devonte Patterson scored a career-high 32 points and Prairie View A&M wrapped up their Southwestern Athletic Conference regular-season championship campaign with a 98-64...
Howard scores 16 to lead Alcorn St. past Alabama A&M 61-55
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Maurice Howard had 16 points as Alcorn State got past Alabama A&M 61-55 on Monday night.
Alonzo Campbell had 12 points for Alcorn State (10-17, 6-9 Southwestern Athletic...
Alcorn State looks for home win vs Alabama A&M
Alabama A&M (5-22, 4-9) vs. Alcorn State (9-17, 5-9)
David L. Whitney Gymnasium, Lorman, Mississippi; Monday, 8:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Alcorn State looks for its fourth straight win...
Johnson lifts Alcorn State past Alabama State in OT, 74-69
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Reginal Johnson forced overtime with a 3-pointer in the final minute of regulation, then scored eight points in the extra period to spur Alcorn State to a 74-69 upset win over...
Alcorn State looks for home win vs Alabama St.
Alabama State (10-13, 8-4) vs. Alcorn State (8-17, 4-9)
David L. Whitney Gymnasium, Lorman, Mississippi; Saturday, 6:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Alcorn State looks for its fourth straight...
Mississippi Valley St. beats Alcorn St. 76-68
ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — Jordan Evans and Dante Scott scored 20 points apiece as Mississippi Valley State broke its nine-game losing streak, defeating Alcorn State 76-68 on Saturday.
Gregory Jones-Rollins had 16 points for Mississippi Valley State (4-22, 2-10 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Michael Green added 10 points.
Deshaw Andrews had 14 points for the Braves (8-16, 4-8). Devon Brewer added 11 points and 12 rebounds. Troymain Crosby had 10 points.
Smith Jr. carries Grambling St. over Alcorn St. 65-53
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Ivy Smith Jr. had 16 points as Grambling State beat Alcorn State 65-53 on Monday night.
Devante Jackson had 12 points for Grambling State (13-11, 7-4 Southwestern Athletic Conference), which earned its fourth straight win. Dallas Polk-Hilliard added 10 points.
Alcorn State totaled 16 first-half points, a season low for the team.
Crosby leads Alcorn St. past Jackson St. 66-52
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Troymain Crosby had 13 points and 10 rebounds to lift Alcorn State to a 66-52 win over Jackson State on Saturday.
Maurice Howard had 15 points for Alcorn State (8-14, 4-6 Southwestern Athletic Conference), which earned its fourth straight home victory. Devon Brewer added 12 points and eight rebounds. Khari Jabriel Allen had 12 points for the home team.
Venjie Wallis had 13 points for the Tigers (9-14, 6-4). Dontelius Ross added 12 points.
Alabama A&M wins consecutive games for first time since 2016
NORMAL, Ala. (AP) — Andre Kennedy scored 16 points, Tre Todd and Gerron Scissum added 15 apiece, and Alabama A&M beat Alcorn State 71-62 on Monday night.
The Bulldogs, who beat Southern 68-62 on Saturday, won back-to-back games for the first time since March of 2016.
Sophomore Brandon Miller had a career-high 10 assists and tied his career best with seven rebounds for Alabama A&M (4-17, 3-4 Southwestern Conference).
Alabama State rolls to 74-59 win over Alcorn State
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Reginald Gee scored 20 points with five rebounds as Alabama State rolled to 74-59 win over Alcorn State on Saturday night.
Tobi Ewuosho added 17 points, eight rebounds and four steals for the Hornets (7-10, 5-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference), who have won three straight. Jacoby Ross had 15 points and five assists.
Alabama State shot 49 percent from the field compared to 34 percent for Alcorn State.
Crosby, Howard give Alcorn State 74-69 win over Pine Bluff
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Troymain Crosby scored 20 points with eight rebounds and Maurice Howard made four free throws in the final 20 seconds as Alcorn State held off Arkansas Pine Bluff 74-69 on Monday night.
Howard, who finished with 16 points, made two free throws with 17 seconds left to give the Braves a 72-66 lead. Martaveous McKnight, who led the Golden Lions with 26 points, knocked down a 3-pointer with 10 seconds to go but restored the two-possession spread.
Alcorn State rallies to defeat Mississippi Valley State
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Devon Brewer scored 18 points with four rebounds and four blocked shots and Alcorn State picked up its first conference win, a 63-57 victory over Mississippi Valley State on Saturday.
Polk-Hilliard boosts Grambling to rout over Alcorn State
GRAMBLING , La. (AP) — Dallas Polk-Hilliard scored 17 points with 11 rebounds, Anthony Gaston scored 16 and Grambling won its second straight in beating Alcorn State 77-42 on Monday night.
Polk-Hilliard finished 5 of 7 from beyond the 3-point arc and Gaston was 3 of 6 from distance. Devante Jackson scored 15 on 5-of-7 shooting from the field and made of 5 of 7 from the foul line and nine different players scored for Grambling (8-9, 2-2 Southwestern Athletic Conference).
Prairie View beats back Alcorn State with 57-54 win
ALCORN, Miss. (AP) — Darius Williams scored 20 points, Devonte Patterson added 15 and Prairie View A&M beat Alcorn State 57-54 Monday night.
Khari Jabriel Allen's 3-pointer with 2:02 left brought the Braves to within 54-52, and with 17 seconds left, Troymain Crosby's jump shot reduced it to 55-54. But Dennis Johnson missed a short attempt with four seconds left and Patterson made 1 of 2 free throws for the final margin.
Alcorn State downs Rust 103-66 behind Howard, Crosby
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Maurice Howard set career highs with 26 points and eight 3-pointers, Troymain Crosby added a career-high 22 with three 3s and six assists, and Alcorn State made 15 of 37 3-pointers and ran away early from NAIA-member Rust College 103-66 on Saturday.
Reginal Johnson scored 15 points and Kobe Wilson and Jael Scott had 10 each for the Braves (2-6), who shot 54 percent and 42 percent from distance and lead the Southwest Athletic Conference with an average of eight 3s per game.
Vanderbilt pulls away late to beat Alcorn State
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Freshman Simi Shittu scored 20 points and senior Joe Toye added 14, and Vanderbilt beat Alcorn State 79-54 Friday night.
Shittu, a 6-foot-10 power forward, was a force inside, hitting 9 of 11 shots from the floor.
PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (AP) — Gary Blackston scored 21 points, JD Wallace had 16 points and 11 rebounds and Prairie View A&M beat Alcorn State 87-71 on Tuesday night in a Southwestern Conference quarterfinal.
The second-seeded Panthers (15-17) will face No. 3 seed Texas Southern (13-19) in a Friday semifinal.
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Donte Clark scored 24 points and Marquis Salmon grabbed a career-high 23 rebounds and Texas Southern defeated Alcorn State 78-71 on Saturday.
Salmon's rebounding effort ties him with three other players for most rebounds in a game this season at the Division I level. He collared 12 defensive rebounds and the rest on the offensive end. Alcorn State's entire team only had a nine-rebound advantage over Salmon. He also scored 13 points on 6-of-8 shooting.
Mosby with 24 points as Alcorn State beats Southern 89-85
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — A.J. Mosby scored 24 points and dished five assists and Alcorn State beat Southern 89-85 on Saturday night.
Mosby was 7 of 12 from the field including three from long range for the Braves (11-18, 7-9 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Dante Sterling added 22 points and Troymain Crosby contributed 17 points and six rebounds before fouling out. Devon Brewer and Yalen Reed also left the game early, contributing to 24 personal fouls for Alcorn State.
Alcorn State overtakes Alabama A&M for 80-60 win
NORMAL, Ala. (AP) — Maurice Howard poured in 22 points, A.J. Mosby added 20 more and Alcorn State cruised to an 80-60 win over Alabama A&M on Saturday.
Howard drained six 3-pointers and finished 7 for 10 from the field and Mosby shot 9 for 15 while hauling in seven rebounds as Alcorn State (10-17, 6-8 Southwestern Athletic Conference) dominated the glass 43-25 to pick up its third-straight win.
Mosby, Howard lead Alcorn St. to 81-64 win over Alabama St.
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — A.J. Mosby and Maurice Howard combined for 36 points on 14-of-24 shooting to help Alcorn State beat Alabama State 81-64 on Monday night.
Mosby made 7 of 11 from the field and scored 19 points and Howard hit three 3-pointers. Avery Patterson added 11 points and Troymain Crosby scored 10 for Alcorn State (7-14, 3-5 Southwestern Athletic Conference). The Braves have won three of their last four after losing five straight.
Howard scores 24 points in Central Arkansas’ 102-76 victory
CONWAY, Ark. (AP) — Jordan Howard scored 27 points, Hayden Koval added 22 and Central Arkansas beat Alcorn State 102-76 on Sunday.
Howard made four 3-pointers with the Bears (2-2) shooting 11 of 23 from 3-point range and 55 percent overall. Thatch Unruh added 14 points and five assists and Ethan Lee had 12 points and seven rebounds.
A.J. Mosby, Reginal Johnson and Troymain Crosby scored 14 points apiece for the Braves (0-5).