Northwestern State vs Alabama State

Northwestern St. 67, Alabama St. 60

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MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Shamir Davis scored a career-high 27 points, hitting 11 of 14 field goals, to spark Northwestern State to a 67-60 win over Alabama State on Thursday night.

The Demons (2-1) also got 13 points from Gary Roberson and 11 from Gary Stewart, while William Mosley had 15 rebounds, eight points and four blocked shots.

Northwestern State, which led the nation in team blocked shots (7.0 per game) last year, had 11 rejections and 12 steals.

The Hornets (0-3) led 34-33 at halftime, but the Demons used a full-court press to take control in the second half and led by as many as 12 in the final minute.

Alabama State, with four starters back from last year's Southwestern Athletic Conference Tournament championship team, was led by Tramaine Butler with 18 points and Ivory White with 11 points and 10 rebounds.

The Hornets won the battle of the boards 45-43.

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Northwestern State Demons
G. Roberson, F265-82-260213
G. Stewart, F204-72-242211
W. Mosley, C333-82-715028
S. Davis, G3011-145-613127
L. Ellis, G201-80-04412
D. Jacobs200-70-02010
P. Robinson200-00-01120
J. Brisco90-30-01120
J. Hulbin91-20-22012
O. Evans80-00-02000
M. Frazier52-30-21004
Totals 27-6011-2143111467
 45%52.4% 
Alabama State Hornets
K. Washington, F365-82-481313
I. White, F274-130-1103211
L. Page, F252-80-05204
T. Butler, G297-214-640318
J. Middlebrooks, G221-50-02443
J. Jefferson221-52-27124
R. Watts171-60-01033
S. Brown81-10-01012
E. Johnson71-10-31002
J. Mason70-00-02100
Totals 23-688-1645121860
 33.8%50% 
Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
SF Austin18-032-3
Texas A&M-CC14-418-16
Sam Houston13-524-11
Nwestern St.12-617-14
Incarn Word9-521-6
Oral Roberts11-817-16
Nicholls St.11-814-15
McNeese St.9-1011-20
New Orleans8-1011-15
SE Louisiana7-1212-18
C. Arkansas5-138-21
Lamar3-154-26
Abilene Christian2-1211-20
Hou. Baptist2-166-25

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
 
Other games
MD 42 Final
Alabama 62
Maine 60 Final
UConn 80
Tx A&M 60 Final
Miss St 69
NORFL 55 Final
Florida 91
Niagara 52 Final
Missouri 83
W Illinois 55 Final
Michigan 59
Arizona 81 Final
St John's 72