Texas Southern (11-11, 6-3 Southwestern Athletic Conference) lead 44-43 at halftime before the Bulldogs started the second half with a 16-6 run and led 59-50. The Tigers countered with 17-6 run and took the lead for good on Armstrong's jumper with 8:37 left. Justin Hopkins hit a jumper a little more than three minutes later and Texas Southern led 77-67 with 5:17 to go. Alabama A&M (4-19, 3-6) never got closer than six the rest of the way.
Alabama A&M has yet to win a true road game this season in 13 attempts. The Bulldogs' one win away from home came against Tulane in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
Tripp scores 15 to lead Pacific past Long Beach St. 65-46
Jahlil Tripp had 15 points and eight rebounds as Pacific defeated Long Beach State 65-46 on Saturday.
Ballard scores 15 to lead Cal Poly over Siena 70-66
Junior Ballard scored 15 points as Cal Poly edged past Siena 70-66 on Saturday night.
Scott carries Loyola Marymount past Grambling St. 83-67
Eli Scott had a triple-double with 21 points, 13 rebounds and 13 assists to lift Loyola Marymount to an 83-67 win over Grambling State on Saturday night.