DSU women 72, Miles College 53
The Delta State University Lady Statesmen improved to 7-1 with a victory over the Miles College Lady Golden Bears Saturday at the Lloyd Clark Court at the Walter Sillers Coliseum.
Quantesha Patterson scored 13 points and pulled down 13 rebounds to lead the Lady Statesmen, followed by Nia Johnson with 11 points, four steals and two assists, former Ray Brooks standout T’Kyra Hicks with 10 points, two steals and a block, Tanesha Miller with eight points, six rebounds and five blocks, Zyaire Ewing with eight points, five rebounds, a block and a steal and Shanyiah Buford with eight points, two rebounds and two assists.
The Lady Statesmen will be back in action on Dec. 18 when they host the University of Arkansas at Monticello for a 12 p.m. contest.
Bethel men 86, DSU 67
The Delta State University Statesmen dropped their second in a row by losing to the Bethel University Wildcats Saturday at the Lloyd Clark Court at the Walter Sillers Coliseum.
The Statesmen’s record fell to 4-6.
Michael Motley led the Statesmen with 18 points, seven rebounds, four steals and two assists, followed by Savvas Georgiadis with 11 points, six rebounds, a block and a steal.
DSU will be back in action on Dec. 21 when the Statesmen host Mississippi College in a Gulf South Conference game at 4 p.m.