Southern dominated Prairie View A&M in the 22-23 WBB SWAC Tourney in a 64-37 rout on Thursday evening. The Lady Jaguars had the upper hand in this one, going into half with a 19-point lead and outscoring the Lady Panthers 33-25 in the final 20 minutes.
Tyneisha Metcalf scored 11 points to lead the way for Southern. As a team, the Lady Jaguars shot 45% from the field, 21% from behind the arc, and 61% from the free throw line. They secured the win despite only scoring 0.88 points per possession on 50% true shooting.
Kennedi Heard scored 12 points while Jayda Bowen added another seven to lead the way for Prairie View A&M. As a team, the Lady Panthers struggled to get things going offensively, scoring just 0.54 points per possession on 18% shooting from the field. They were heavily challenged near the hoop, going just 4-of-17 on field goal attempts in the paint.
Southern showed once again that they are a dangerous team. It plays next on March 10 in a matchup with Jackson State. On the other side, Prairie View A&M fell to 15-15 with the loss. The team will have to wait until next year for redemption, as this was its final game of the season.
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