Savannah St. 61, Brewton Parker 33

Preston Blackmon scored a game-high 16 points and Joshua

Montgomery added 12 as Savannah State defeated Brewton-Parker 61-33

on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.

The Tigers led 25-17 at halftime and shot 21 of 45 (46.7

percent) from the field, while holding the Barons to 13 of 47 (27.7

percent) shooting including 2 of 20 from three-point range.

Savannah State outscored the Barons 36-16 in the second half and

outrebounded Brewton-Parker 37-22 for the entire game.

Andrew Dikas led the way for Brewton-Parker with 11 points.