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Alcorn State Falls 76-59 Against Southern - Game Recap

Southern earned a 76-59 victory over Alcorn State on Saturday, getting 19 points from Jayden Saddler at David L. Whitney Gymnasium.

Samkelo Cele had 16 points for Southern and Ahsante Shivers chipped in with 15 points. Jayden Saddler had 8 assists for them, while Harrison Henderson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.

Alcorn State got 21 points from Troymain Crosby in a losing cause and another 10 points from Byron Joshua. Byron Joshua contributed 1 assists for them, while Oddyst Walker had 6 rebounds.

Southern led at halftime, 40-22.

Southern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-33.

Next game, Southern takes its act home to face Grambling State looking for another win. For Alcorn State, they head home to face Jackson State.