HOUSTON -- Donte Clark scored 30 points, Marquis Salmon had 13 points and 13 rebounds and Texas Southern rolled to a 90-76 victory over Alabama State on Tuesday night in a Southwestern Athletic Conference Tournament quarterfinal.
No. 3 seed Texas Southern (13-19) will face second-seeded Prairie View A&M (15-17) in a Friday semifinal.
Texas Southern had a one-point halftime lead, and opened the second half with a 28-12 run for a 66-49 advantage with 11 minutes left and cruised from there. Clark converted a 4-point play and scored 13 points, and Jefferson had seven points during the stretch.