Alabama State vs Marshall

Marshall 67, Alabama St. 49

  •  

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.

Copyright 2014 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Alabama State (0-1)242549
Marshall (1-0) «343367
 

CBSSports.com Shop

Nike Gonzaga Bulldogs #00 Aerographic Tackle Twill Basketball Performance Jersey

Summer Sale!
Save an extra 30% on sale items
Shop Now

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% 
SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Southern U.15-319-13
Alabama St.12-619-13
Texas So.12-619-15
Ark.-PB11-713-18
Alabama A&M10-814-16
Alcorn St.9-912-19
Jackson St.7-1111-20
Prairie View6-1211-23
Miss. Val.5-138-23
Grambling3-155-24

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
So. Miss13-329-7
La. Tech13-329-8
Middle Tenn.13-324-9
Tulsa13-321-13
UTEP12-423-11
Old Dominion9-718-18
Tulane8-817-17
UAB7-918-13
Charlotte7-917-14
FIU7-915-16
North Texas6-1016-16
E. Carolina5-1117-17
FAU5-1110-22
Marshall4-1211-22
UT-San Antonio4-128-22
Rice2-147-23
 
Other games
TNMART 48 Final
Louisville 83
ALBANY 56 Final
PITT 89
Morg St 63 Final
XAVIER 74
CLMB 57 Final
UConn 70
JACKST 59 Final
Florida 99
MARIST 58 Final
Kentucky 108
FERRIS 33 Final
Michigan 59
Mich St 55 Final
NC 67
NORFL 44 Final
Alabama 64
SE Mo St 68 Final
Missouri 83
Towson 54 Final
Kansas 100
Mt St Mry 37 Final
MARQET 91
Belmont 76 Final
DUKE 77
Wright St 42 Final
Ohio St 73
Oregon 64 Final
VANDY 78
Texas So 57 Final
Baylor 77
Cal Irvine 56 Final
California 77
LOYMRY 69 Final
UCLA 58
E Wash 69 Final
GONZAG 77