Godfrey leads Southern past Jackson State 60-36 - NBC Sports

Godfrey leads Southern past Jackson State 60-36
January 13, 2014, 11:57 pm

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) Calvin Godfrey scored 14 points and pulled down 12 rebounds as Southern University overwhelmed Jackson State 60-36 Monday night.

Tre Lynch had 10 points and four steals for Southern (8-9, 4-0 Southwestern Athletic Conference). The Jaguars held Jackson State to 16 points in the second half.

Southern held a commanding 33-20 halftime advantage. The Jaguars went on a 19-10 run to start the second period to led 52-30 with 10:27 remaining.

Southern stymied the Tigers throughout, as they made only 13 of 53 field goal attempts, making just 6 of 27 in the second half. The Jaguars also won the rebounding battle, pulling down 50 compared to Jackson State's 36.

Julysses Nobles led Jackson State (5-11, 1-3) with 14 points and Brandon West added 10 points, 10 rebounds and six blocks.

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