Southern U. beats South Dakota 83-79

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LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) -- Derick Beltran scored 17 points and Jameel Grace scored 16, including two free throws with 9 seconds to play, as Southern University defeated South Dakota 83-79 Wednesday night.

The game was part of the Global Sports Showcase at the University of Wyoming.

Javan Mitchell also scored 16 points and led the Jaguars (1-2) with eight rebounds. Malcolm Miller and Yondarius Johnson added 11 points each for Southern.

South Dakota's Trevor Gruis led all players with 23 points and nine rebounds. Karim Rowson scored 19 points for the Coyotes, who were playing their season opener.