Scores

Final

Miss Valley St 71

(13-11, 12-0 SWAC)

Alcorn State 63

(7-17, 4-8 SWAC)

    5:00 PM ET, February 11, 2012

    David L. Whitney Gymnasium, Lorman, Mississippi

    1 2 T
    MVSU 35 3671
    ALCN 29 3463

    Top Performers

    Mississippi Valley State: T. Joyner 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 5 Stl

    Alcorn State: K. McDonald 16 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast

    MVSU 71, Alcorn St. 63

    Associated Press

    LORMAN, Miss. -- Luka Pajkovic scored 16 points and Mississippi Valley State defeated Alcorn State 71-63 on Saturday night.

    The Delta Devils (13-11, 12-0 Southwestern Athletic Conference) have won 12 in a row and 14 straight SWAC games, dating back to last season.

    Cor-J Cox and Terrence Joyner each added 15 points, and Paul Crosby had a double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds for the Delta Devils, who have beaten Alcorn State four times in a row. Pajkovic had four of the Delta Devils' six 3-pointers.

    MVSU outrebounded Alcorn State 33-23 but was outshot by the Braves 51 percent (26 of 51) to 45.6 percent (26 of 57). The Delta Devils had 12 steals, including five by Joyner, and forced 19 Alcorn State turnovers.

    Ken McDonald scored 16 points and Xavian Rimmer added 13 for the Braves (7-17, 4-8), who had their two-game winning streak snapped.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MVSU
    ALCN
    Points 71 63
    FG Made-Attempted 26-57 (.456) 26-51 (.510)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-23 (.261) 4-13 (.308)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-25 (.520) 7-12 (.583)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 7

    2011-12 Season

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