|Grambling State vs Mississippi Valley State Final: 77-75 - Recap|
Mississippi Valley State was burned for 26 points by Dallas Polk-Hilliard on Monday as Grambling State picked up a 77-75 win at Harrison HPER Complex.
Nigel Ribeiro had 12 points for Grambling State and Axel Mpoyo chipped in with 10 points. Ivy Smith Jr. had 5 assists for them, while Axel Mpoyo was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Mississippi Valley State got a 24-point performance from Dante Scott, who was supported by 19 points from Jordan Evans. Dante Scott had 3 assists in a losing cause for Mississippi Valley State, while Emmanuel Ejeh grabbed 12 rebounds.
Grambling State was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Mississippi Valley State as they grabbed 38 boards, while Grambling State only had 35
Next game, Grambling State takes its act home to face Alabama State looking for another win. For Mississippi Valley State, they head home to face Arkansas-Pine Bluff.