Andrus leads Prairie View past Grambling St. 75-69

PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (AP) — Gerard Andrus had 21 points as Prairie View won its eighth straight home game, topping Grambling State 75-69 on Saturday. Devonte Patterson added 20 points for the Panthers.

Andrus hit 11 of 12 from the free throw line. He added six rebounds. Patterson had 17 rebounds.

Antione Lister had 18 points for Prairie View (13-11, 9-2 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Faite Williams added seven assists.

Darius Williams, who was second on the Panthers in scoring entering the matchup with 12 points per game, shot only 20 percent for the game (1 of 5).

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Ivy Smith Jr. had 17 points and 11 assists for the Tigers (13-12, 7-5), whose four-game winning streak ended with the loss. DeVante Jackson added 15 points. Cameron Christon had 15 points.

The Panthers improve to 2-0 against the Tigers this season. Prairie View defeated Grambling State 64-57 on Jan. 18. Prairie View matches up against Jackson State at home on Monday. Grambling State faces Texas Southern on the road on Monday.

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