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MVSU takes out No. 2 seed Alcorn State in SWAC quarters
HOUSTON (AP) Marcus Romain had 22 points, five rebounds, four assists, three steals and two blocks to help seventh-seeded Mississippi Valley State beat No. 2 seed Alcorn State 64-61 Wednesday in the quarterfinals of the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament.
Ta'Jay Henry opened the second half with a 3-point play for a 31-29 lead and MVSU never again trailed - going up by as many as 11.
Jabari Alex hit a long jumper from the corner for a 58-52 lead with 5:21 left. Alex scored their next field goal, off an assist from Romain, at the 2:28 mark for a 60-55 lead. The Delta Devils went 4 of 7 from the stripe the rest of the way.MORE
|Southwestern Athletic Standings|
|Prairie View A&M||7-11||7-24|
|Mississippi Valley State||6-12||8-27|
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