The Jackson State University women’s basketball team defeated in-state rival Alcorn State University last night in a 76-66 win.
JSU took the lead early in Saturday’s game and was up by the end of the first quarter with a score of 25-14.
The Alcorn Lady Braves came back strong in the second quarter and were only trailing by four points at the half, with JSU leading 38-34.
The score remained close throughout the game, but Alcorn could not stop the Tigers’ offense as JSU won 76-66.
Both Kaisah Lucky and Ameshya Williams scored 14 points each for JSU to help bring home the victory. JSU is now on an 11-game winning streak and has a 12-8 record, a big improvement from 1-8 just a few weeks ago.
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