Southern men's and women's hoops sweep Alabama A&M at home
BATON ROUGE - The Southern men's and women's basketball teams completed yet another sweep of a SWAC opponent, beating Alabama A&M 72-63 on the men's side, and 84-53 for the women.
Britney Washington led the way for the women with 17 points as Southern built a 9-point halftime lead and never looked back.
The Lady Jags improved to 12-2 in SWAC play with just 4 games left in the regular season.
The men are also still in the hunt for a regular season title, improving to 11-3 in conference play after Tre Lynch scored 15 points and 2 others scored 13 in the Jags win.
Southern has a two-day turnaround, as both Jags teams are back on the court Monday at home against Alabama State, with the women starting at 5:30 and the men at 8pm.
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Still no update on downtown library
Nick & Cassie: A 20-year-old love message erased by traffic
Thieves steal $1,000 in lawn equipment from trailer parked outside local business
Recent graduates could score $20 laptops in Ascension Parish
Residents say shot-up, abandoned homes a blight on their neighborhood