Norwood scores 22 in 65-54 Texas Southern win over Southern
HOUSTON (AP)—Sollie Norwood scored 22 points and pulled down 10 rebounds to lead Texas Southern to a 65-54 win over Southern on Monday night.
Norwood was just 5 of 15 from the field, but hit 9 of 10 free throws. Matthew Miller added 17 points for the Tigers (3-12).
Southern (2-10) was led by Chris Davis with 12 points.
Both teams were plagued by poor shooting. Southern shot nearly 33 percent for the game, including just 29 percent in the second half. Texas Southern shot 35 percent for the game.
The Tigers held a 30-25 lead at halftime.