PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas -- Dennis Jones had 14 points and 10 assists, Gary Blackston also scored 14, and Prairie View A&M never trailed in defeating Alabama A&M 71-58 on Monday night to sweep the season series.
J.D. Wallace added 13 points and 11 rebounds and Iwin Ellis scored 11 for the Panthers (13-17, 10-6 Southwestern Athletic Conference), who outscored the Bulldogs 42-24 in the paint and scored 23 points off 19 turnovers.
Blackston's jumper capped the Panthers' opening 10-5 run and Prairie View led by as many as 14 points en route to a 32-23 halftime lead.
No. 16 Virginia Tech tops Northeastern in Charleston Classic
-- Nickeil Alexander-Walker scored 20 points as No. 16 Virginia Tech used a 23-2 run before halftime to overpower Northeastern 88-60 and advance to the championship of the Charleston Classic on Friday.
VT hits first-half buzzer-beaters on back-to-back games
Virginia Tech's Justin Robinson and Ahmed Hill beat the buzzer before the half on back-to-back days almost from the same spot on the floor.
VT's Hill splashes 2nd buzzer-beater in as many days
Ahmed Hill pulls up near half court and drains a buzzer-beating 3-pointer to extend the lead over Northwestern to 46-26.