2017 Bracketology: No. 16 Seeds
- East: South Carolina State Bulldogs/Texas Southern Tigers
- West: North Dakota State Bison/Wagner Seahawks
- South: Lehigh Mountain Hawks
- Midwest: Weber State Wildcats
How do you respond to an alley-oop? With an alley-oop.
Might as well make your last play of the season a fun one.
Alec Peters scored 28 points and Valparaiso, one of four No. 1 seeds in the NIT, defeated Texas Southern 84-73 in an opening-round game on Tuesday night.
Trelun Banks scored 19 points and Southern cruised to an 81-73 victory over top-seeded Texas Southern on Friday night in a Southwestern Athletic Conference Tournament semifinal.
Malcolm Riley scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half and top-seeded Texas Southern swept the season series with No. 8 seed Alabama A&M in a 77-69 victory on Wednesday night in the Southwes
Chattanooga remains the only No. 1 seed to win its conference tournament. Top seeds Saint Mary's and Wagner lost Tuesday night.
Malcolm Riley made nine 3-pointers and scored 36 points -- both season highs -- to help Southwestern Athletic Conference champion Texas Southern beat Alcorn State 76-66 on Saturday in the season
Shawn Prudhomme scored 28 points and Adrian Rodgers 25 to lead Southern University to an 84-79 victory over Southwestern Athletic Conference champion Texas Southern on Thursday night.
Chris Thomas had 20 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists and Texas Southern locked up the Southwestern Athletic Conference crown with a 96-86 win over Alabama State on Monday night.
Derrick Griffin & Co. have been throwing down all night against Alabama State, and this one-handed alley-oop might be the best so far.
Derrick Griffin got the block on defense and finished the play with a dunk on the other end.
Orlando Coleman threw down and then got T'd up for the celebration.
Coleman Orlando scored 21 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as Southwest Athletic Conference leader Texas Southern caught fire in the second half to thump Alabama A&M, 77-54 on Saturday night.
Derrick Griffin had 18 points and 14 rebounds and scored six straight as Texas Southern rallied late to beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 54-52 on Monday night.
David Blanks and Orlando Coleman scored 17 points apiece and Texas Southern rolled past MVSU 98-67 on Saturday to stay atop the Southwestern Athletic Conference standings.
David Blanks scored 20, while Jose Rodriguez hit 4 of 7 from 3-point range and finished with 16 points to help Texas Southern beat Grambling State 79-72 Monday night.
Chris Thomas scored 26 points as Texas Southern beat Jackson State 76-60 on Saturday night.
Jayrn Johnson scored 21 points and blocked three shots to help Prairie View A&M snap a seven-game losing streak and upset Southwestern Athletic Conference leader Texas Southern 59-55 on Saturday
Derrick Griffin scored 16 points with 16 rebounds and Texas Southern stayed unbeaten in Southwestern Conference play, topping Alabama A&M 71-66 on Monday night.