Scores

Final

Alcorn State 86

(10-16, 7-7 SWAC)

Alabama State 92

(15-9, 9-4 SWAC)

    6:30 PM ET, February 22, 2014

    Dunn-Oliver Acadome, Montgomery, Alabama

    1 2 T
    ALCN 35 5186
    ALST 49 4392

    Top Performers

    Alcorn St: L. Luckett 31 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast

    Alabama St: J. Waters 28 Pts, 2 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl

    Waters leads Alabama State past Alcorn State 92-86

    Associated Press

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Jamel Waters scored a career-high 28 points and dished out five assists as Alabama State held on to defeat Alcorn State 92-86 on Saturday.

    Alabama State had a 14-point lead, 49-35 at halftime before Alcorn State climbed back, getting within 88-84 with 12 seconds to play.

    Waters made 9 of 15 shots from the field, including three 3-pointers, and was 7 of 7 from the line. DeMarcus Robinson scored 17 points and Maurice Strong added 12 for Alabama State (15-9, 9-4 Southwestern Athletic Conference), which bounced back after having lost back-to-back conference games for the first time this season.

    LeAntwan Luckett scored a season-high 31 points on 12-of-24 shooting to lead Alcorn State (10-16, 7-7). Marquis Vance and Octavius Brown each scored 23 points for the Braves, who have lost four of their last six games.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ALCN
    ALST
    Points 86 92
    FG Made-Attempted 28-52 (.538) 31-58 (.534)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-12 (.250) 8-18 (.444)
    FT Made-Attempted 27-37 (.730) 22-29 (.759)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 23 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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