BATON ROUGE, La. -- Lamarcus Lee had 18 points and seven rebounds as Southern ended its nine-game losing streak, defeating Jackson State 56-50 on Monday.
Ahsante Shivers, who was second on the Jaguars in scoring entering the contest with nine points per game, shot only 20% (1 of 5).
Tristan Jarrett scored only two points despite heading into the contest as the Tigers' leading scorer at 20 points per game. He failed to make a shot from beyond the arc (0 of 5).
Southern plays Arkansas-Pine Bluff on the road on Saturday. Jackson State faces Texas Southern at home on Saturday.
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