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Cohen lifts Green Bay past Texas Southern 87-86 in OT

Apr. 2, 2019 11:41 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Sandy Cohen III scored 23 points as Green Bay narrowly beat Texas Southern 87-86 in overtime in the semifinals of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament on Tuesday night. Cohen stole it at the top of the 3-point arc and raced the other way for a dunk and free throw for an 85-82...

Texas Southern tops Louisiana-Monroe 108-102 in 3OT

Mar. 28, 2019 10:55 PM EDT

MONROE, La. (AP) — Tyrik Armstrong had a season-high 32 points as Texas Southern defeated Louisiana-Monroe 108-102 in triple overtime in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament quarterfinals on Thursday night. Jeremy Combs had 27 points for Texas Southern (24-13). Eden Ewing scored a career-high 23...

Mississippi Valley State fires Payne after 5 seasons

Mar. 25, 2019 11:01 PM EDT

ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi Valley State has fired coach Andre Payne after five seasons. The school announced Monday that it has decided not to renew Payne's contract. Payne was hired by the Delta Devils in 2014 and had a 31-132 record, including a 26-64 mark in the Southwestern Athletic...

Texas Southern defeats Texas Rio Grande Valley 94-85 in CIT

Mar. 25, 2019 10:37 PM EDT

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Jeremy Combs had 27 points and 17 rebounds as Texas Southern defeated Texas Rio Grande Valley 94-85 in the CIT second round on Monday night. Tyrik Armstrong had 16 points, seven assists and four steals for Texas Southern (23-13), which tied a school record for most wins in a season....