Jarrett lifts Jackson St. past Alabama St. 79-54

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Tristan Jarrett had 22 points as Jackson State extended its winning streak to 11 games, rolling past Alabama State 79-54 on Saturday.

Jonas James had 17 points and six assists for Jackson State (11-5, 11-0 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Cainan McClelland added 12 points and five steals, and Darrian Wilson had 11 points.

Brandon Battle had 14 points and 13 rebounds for the Hornets (4-14, 4-14), whose losing streak stretched to six games. LaTrell Tate added 10 points and DJ Jackson had eight rebounds.

The Tigers improve to 2-0 against the Hornets on the season. Jackson State defeated Alabama State 60-44 on Jan. 4.


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