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OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Murphy Holloway scored 22 points, Jarvis Summers added 12 and Mississippi cruised to a 64-49 victory over No. 10 Missouri on Saturday night. Ole Miss led the entire game, jumping out to an early 9-0 lead thanks to timely shooting and superior defense.
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Jalen Steele scored a career-high 21 points, Craig Sword added 14 and Mississippi State won its third straight game with a 72-61 victory over Georgia on Saturday. Steele's consecutive 3-pointers gave Mississippi State an 11-point lead, its biggest of the game, with 5:02 remaining.
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Jerrold Brooks scored 16 points and Southern Mississippi used a strong first half to beat Houston 73-54 on Saturday. Daveon Boardingham finished with 12 points and Norville Carey had 11 for the Golden Eagles, who have won five straight games. Jonathan Mills had 10 rebounds and six points.
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Marquiz Baker scored 27 points and Alcorn State held on to beat Mississippi Valley State 72-67 Saturday night in a Southwestern Athletic Conference game. LeAntwan Luckett added 19 points and five assist for Alcorn State.