Bryson Etienne added 13 points and Joirdon Karl Nicholas had 10 rebounds for Texas Southern (14-11, 12-4 Southwestern Athletic Conference). The Tigers set up a home showdown with Alcorn State (11-4) on Monday for first place in the West Division.
Dyllan Taylor had 12 points for Jackson State (8-18, 6-9). Ken Evans Jr. added 11 points and seven rebounds. Jayveous McKinnis had 10 points and 10 rebounds. Terene Lewis II had 10 points and 11 rebounds.
Texas Southern leveled the season series against Jackson State. Jackson State defeated Texas Southern 61-58 on Jan. 17.
Pac-12, Northeast Conference to pay basketball referees equally; data found 22% gap last season among top D-I conferences
The Pac-12 and Northeast conferences plan to equalize pay among referees for men's and women's basketball starting next season. An AP analysis found that among 15 of the NCAA's largest conferences, men's basketball refs made 22% more per game in 2021-22.
Which men's college basketball programs get the most out of transfers?
Transfers are more common than ever, and they accounted for 40% of minutes played at major-conference programs in 2021-22. Which coaches rely the most on them?
UCLA Bruins men's basketball team adds Italy's Abramo Canka to roster for this season
UCLA has added 6-foot-7 Abramo Canka of Italy to its men's basketball roster for the upcoming season.