BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) Samkelo Cele had 22 points as Southern defeated Alcorn State 89-75 on Saturday.
Jayden Saddler had 16 points for Southern (8-8, 8-4 Southwestern Athletic Conference), which won its fourth straight game. Harrison Henderson added 14 points. Terrell Williams Jr. had 11 points.
Alcorn State scored 39 points in the first half, a season high for the team.