The Bevill State Bears were able to keep Thursday’s night game close during the first half, but the Snead State Parsons held the scoring edge 38-17 in the final period to clinch an 83-68 win at Glen Clem Gymnasium.
Carterius Evans earned Player of the Game honors with a 21-point, nine-rebounds effort, along with four blocks and three steals. Jervae Peters added 15 points, Cam Scott had 12 points and five blocks and Cornelius Grant scored 10 points.
The Parsons were ahead by four points at halftime, 45-41, before a big scoring surge and defensive effort in the second half led to the 83-68 final.
The Bears host Lurleen B. Wallace on Monday.