Tigers Take Down Jackson State

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FedExForum— David Pellom had a perfect day for the Tigers Saturday, 5-for-5 from the field and 2-for-2 from the free throw line, scoring 12 points to help the U of M to its 8th win in 9 games…75-61 over Jackson State.

Pellom was one of four Tigers in double figures…Michael Dixon had 14, Shaq Goodwin had 13 and Joe Jackson 11.  The Tigers also scored 31 points off 20 Jackson State turnovers.

The Tigers next open conference play in the new American Athletic Conference, Tuesday night in Tampa against South Florida.