MVSU 74, Alcorn St. 71
ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP)—Michael Clark scored 18 points and Larry Cox chipped in 15 and had 10 rebounds to lead Mississippi Valley State to 74-71 win over Alcorn State on Saturday.
The Delta Devils (4-11, 2-2 Southwestern Athletic Conference) led by as much as 21 in the first half, but Alcorn (3-15, 2-3) closed to within one point with just over two minutes to play.
Stanford Speech scored 15 points for Valley and Mike Davis added 13.
Anthony Ford led Alcorn with 22 points, Alex Owumi added 13, James Kendrick scored 12 and Troy Jackson put 10 points on the board.