Combs leads Texas Southern past Alabama St 80-66 in SWAC
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Jeremy Combs had 28 points and 18 rebounds as Texas Southern topped Alabama State 80-66 in the semifinals of the Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament on Friday night.
Combs shot 9 for 12 from the field and finished two rebounds shy of tying his career high.
Reginald Gee was held scoreless despite heading into the contest as the Hornets’ leading scorer at 13 points per game. He failed to make a shot from beyond the arc (0 of 4) and missed all nine of his shot attempts.