Southern 68, Jackson State 63
Grambling 95, Alcorn State 80
Xavier at William Carey, 7:30 p.m.
Southern 70, Jackson State 55
Alcorn State 78, Grambling 77
Xavier at William Carey, 5:30 p.m.
Players of the week
Shawn Long, forward, UL-Lafayette, picked up honors for the second time from the Louisiana Sports Writers Association. Long scored a career-high 31 points, going 11-for-17 from the field, in a 92-89 win at UTA and came back to record his 13th double-double of the season scoring a game-high 20 points with 13 rebounds in a 67-66 victory over Texas State.