Scores

Final

Jackson State 67

(11-16, 9-5 SWAC)

Grambling St 65

(6-15, 6-8 SWAC)

    2:00 PM ET, February 23, 2008

    Assembly Center, Grambling, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    JKST 35 3267
    GRAM 31 3465

    Top Performers

    Jackson State: G. Maxey 20 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Blk

    Grambling State: A. Ratliff 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    Jackson St. 67, Grambling St. 65

    Associated Press

    GRAMBLING, La. (AP) -- Grant Maxey's game-high 20 points included the jump shot that put Jackson State ahead with four seconds left to beat Grambling State 67-65.

    Maxey was 9-for-9 from the field and 2-for-3 from the foul line for Jackson State (11-16, 9-5 SWAC).

    Jackson State was ahead for the entire first half, which ended 35-31, and led 47-35 with 16:03 left in the game. But a 3-pointer by Andre Ratliff sparked a 21-2 run that put Grambling up 56-49 with 8:46 to go.

    Grambling's Anthony Williams hit a jump shot to tie the game at 65-all before Maxey's last basket. Williams finished with 13 points and nine rebounds for Grambling (6-15, 6-8).

    Andre Ratliff had 18 points and six assists, and Jamal Breaux had 16 points and nine rebounds.

    Darrion Griffin and Jeremy Caldwell had 10 points each for Jackson State. Caldwell and Maxey had six rebounds each.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    JKST
    GRAM
    Points 67 65
    FG Made-Attempted 27-64 (.422) 24-59 (.407)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-14 (.143) 5-14 (.357)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-13 (.846) 12-18 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 10 5

    2007-08 Season

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    Jan 26, 2008 GRAM 78, @JKST 69Recap
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