Alabama State vs Marshall

Marshall 67, Alabama St. 49

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HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Robert Goff and DeAndre Kane scored 13 points apiece to lead Marshall to a 67-49 victory over Alabama State on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.

Goff, a freshman forward, scored 10 of his points in the second half, when the Thundering Herd led by as many as 20 points after leading 34-24 at halftime.

Kane, a senior guard who averaged 15.1 points per game last season, scored nine of his points in the first half and also finished with five assists.

After the Hornets took an 11-7 lead with 6:26 gone in the game, Marshall took control with a 17-0 run over the next 6:44.

Ivory White and Kenderek Washington scored 11 points apiece to lead Alabama State, the Southwestern Athletic Conference champion last season.

Marshall outshot Alabama State 43.6 percent (24 for 55) to 37 percent (17 of 46) and out-rebounded the Hornets 40-27.

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Alabama State Hornets
L. Page, F231-50-23042
R. Watts, F222-30-00025
S. Brown, G350-61-22221
J. Middlebrooks, G332-61-41347
I. White, G274-82-231311
J. Jefferson200-42-22022
J. Mason192-42-66016
E. Johnson132-20-25014
K. Washington84-81-231511
Totals 17-469-222772449
 37%40.9% 
Marshall Thundering Herd
D. Tinnon, F354-72-2140110
R. Goff, F264-75-870513
D. Kane, G345-113-535413
D. Pitts, G252-112-42527
D. Pena, G223-70-02128
S. Johnson221-32-22224
J. Coleman153-52-33018
J. Hanner82-20-14014
Y. Mbao70-00-00030
C. Martin40-20-00010
J. Kambola20-00-00010
Totals 24-5516-2540132367
 43.6%64% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.6-010-965
Southern U.5-29-11286
Alcorn St.4-37-11326
Prairie View3-36-14261
Ark.-PB3-34-16343
Grambling3-47-12345
Jackson St.3-47-13293
Alabama St.2-44-14346
Miss. Val.2-42-17331
Alabama A&M1-51-16351

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La. Tech6-114-6178
Marshall5-212-894
UAB5-212-8120
UT-San Antonio4-29-10294
Old Dominion4-311-8144
UTEP3-35-13339
Rice3-413-7167
Charlotte3-49-9229
Western Ky.3-49-11221
So. Miss3-46-13337
FAU1-65-13334
FIU1-65-15342
North Texas0-76-13307
 
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