Wallis leads Jackson St. over Alabama A&M 66-47

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Venjie Wallis had 22 points as Jackson State beat Alabama A&M 66-47 on Thursday night.

Chris Howell had 16 points for Jackson State (12-18, 9-8 Southwestern Athletic Conference) and Jayveous McKinnis added 11 points.

Brandon Miller had seven assists for the Bulldogs (5-26, 4-13), who have now lost seven games in a row.

The Tigers improve to 2-0 against the Bulldogs this season. Jackson State defeated Alabama A&M 54-51 on Jan. 5. Jackson State finishes out the regular season against Alabama State at home on Saturday. Alabama A&M finishes out the regular season against Grambling State on the road on Saturday.