Texas Southern rolls over Southern 88-78
Texas Southern (19-12, 16-2), which clinched the Southwestern Athletic Conference regular-season title, has won seven straight and will be the No. 1 seed at the conference tournament beginning Tuesday in Houston. Southern is the No. 2 seed, but is ineligible for the NCAA tournament.
TSU was up 55-41 at the break and stretched that to a 65-48 lead with 14:10 left. Rogers scored 11 straight points as the Jaguars closed to 71-61 at the midway point but could not close the gap.