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Alcorn State picked to win SWAC Eastern Division

Source: AlcornSports.com Source: AlcornSports.com

Press Release from Southwestern Athletic Conference

Two-time defending champion Alcorn State totaled 44 votes points as it was named the preseason favorite out of the East Division. Alabama State followed with 35 points, Jackson State received 28 points, followed by Alabama A&M (16) and Mississippi Valley State (12).

Out in the West Division, Prairie View A&M was chosen as the division favorite after amassing 41 points in the voting. Grambling State followed with 35 points, and Southern received 32 points. Texas Southern (16) and Arkansas Pine Bluff (11) rounded out the order of predicted finish.

2016 Eastern Division Predicted Order of Finish

School                            Points

Alcorn State                      44

Alabama State                    35

Jackson State                    28

Alabama A&M                    16

Mississippi Valley State      12


2016 Western Division Predicted Order of Finish

Prairie View A&M                 41

Grambling State                   35

Southern                              32

Texas Southern                     16

Arkansas-Pine Bluff               11

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