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Texas Rio Grande Valley beats Grambling St. 74-73 in CIT

Mar. 20, 2019 10:20 PM EDT

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Tyson Smith had 19 points to lead five Texas Rio Grande Valley players in double figures as the Vaqueros narrowly defeated Grambling State 74-73 in the CIT first round on Wednesday night. Lesley Varner II and Javon Levi added 14 points apiece for the Vaqueros. Terry Winn III and...

Jackson leads Grambling St. over Alabama A&M 66-58

Mar. 9, 2019 9:37 PM EST

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Devante Jackson had 14 points off the bench to lead Grambling State to a 66-58 win over Alabama A&M on Saturday. Prince Moss had 14 points and seven rebounds for Grambling State (16-15, 10-8 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Axel Mpoyo added seven rebounds. Dallas Polk-Hilliard,...

Jackson lifts Grambling St. past Alabama St. 93-66

Mar. 7, 2019 11:22 PM EST

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — DeVante Jackson had 19 points as Grambling State routed Alabama State 93-66 on Thursday night. Ivy Smith Jr. added 18 points for the Tigers, while Dallas Polk-Hilliard chipped in 16. Nigel Ribeiro had 11 points, seven rebounds and five steals for Grambling State (15-15, 9-8...

Grambling St. beats Mississippi Valley St. 77-75

Mar. 4, 2019 11:57 PM EST

ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — Dallas Polk-Hilliard had a career-high 26 points as Grambling State narrowly defeated Mississippi Valley State 77-75 on Monday night. Nigel Ribeiro had 12 points for Grambling State (14-15, 8-8 Southwestern Athletic Conference), which broke its four-game losing streak. Axel Mpoyo...

McKnight leads UAPB past Grambling 70-66

Mar. 2, 2019 11:06 PM EST

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — Martaveous McKnight scored 21 points and distributed 10 assists and Arkansas-Pine Bluff beat Grambling 70-66 on Saturday. McKnight's 3-pointer with 13:29 left broke a 35-all tie and the Golden Lions (12-17, 9-7 Southwestern Athletic Conference) led the rest of the way. Shaun Doss...

Jones leads Prairie View over Grambling St. 92-87

Feb. 19, 2019 12:36 AM EST

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Dennis Jones had a season-high 23 points, tying his career high, as Prairie View narrowly beat Grambling State 92-87 on Monday night. Gary Blackston added 22 points for the Panthers. Chance Ellis had 11 points for Prairie View (13-12, 11-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Gerard...

Combs scores in waning seconds, Texas Southern wins 86-85

Feb. 16, 2019 11:37 PM EST

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Jeremy Combs had a layup in the waning seconds to give Texas Southern an 86-85 victory over Grambling on Saturday night. Grambling held an 85-81 lead with less than 20 seconds remaining when Jalyn Patterson drained a 3-pointer to close to 85-84. Devocio Butler stole the inbound pass,...

Smith Jr. carries Grambling St. over Alcorn St. 65-53

Feb. 11, 2019 11:06 PM EST

LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Ivy Smith Jr. had 16 points as Grambling State beat Alcorn State 65-53 on Monday night. Devante Jackson had 12 points for Grambling State (13-11, 7-4 Southwestern Athletic Conference), which earned its fourth straight win. Dallas Polk-Hilliard added 10 points. Alcorn State totaled 16...

Mpoyo's career-high 22 lifts Grambling past MVSU

Feb. 4, 2019 11:51 PM EST

GRAMBLING, La. (AP) — Axel Mpoyo scored a career-high 22 points on 8-of-10 shooting and grabbed 11 rebounds and Grambling handled Mississippi Valley State 79-57 on Monday night. Grambling (11-11, 5-4 Southwestern Athletic Conference) has won two straight following a two-game skid. The Tigers have won five...