Oakwood College vs Alabama A&M

Alabama A&,M 75, Oakwood 74

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HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - Brandon Ellis hit the game-winning basket, his only points of the night, with 5 seconds remaining to lift Alabama A&M over Oakwood 75-74 on Saturday night.

Jeremy Crutcher led the Bulldogs (2-1) with 19 points. Casey Canty added 14 points while Demarquelle Tabb had 10 points and 11 rebounds.

The Bulldogs started with a 25-8 run but Oakwood responded by outscoring Alabama A&M 21-6 the rest of the way to cut the deficit to 31-29 by halftime. The game was tied 10 times in the second half and neither team led by more than five points during that span.

Oakwood led 74-71 with 2:18 to play in the game, but went scoreless the rest of the way. Tabb hit a free throw with 1:05 remaining, then another with 31 seconds to go to cut the deficit to 74-73.

Marcus Fitts led Oakwood with 21 points and Lenard Bryant added 17.

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Oakwood College Ambassadors
R. Clark, F260-20-01140
M. Fitts, F219-163-651521
A. Doggette, C304-120-070411
W. Ampey, C242-50-08254
L. Bryant, G347-190-461317
C. Willis163-51-27228
J. Riley142-50-13305
R. Moore130-40-02020
J. Garnett113-30-10116
E. Lahens110-02-20012
Totals 30-716-1649112774
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Alabama A&M Bulldogs
B. Ellis, F131-30-00222
J. Hunter, C192-50-24224
C. Cantey, G306-162-453314
J. Crutcher, G306-126-972319
D. Tabb, G292-46-9110210
G. Hill151-30-20113
M. Lee135-70-121010
B. Allen112-20-03116
J. Banks100-11-23011
J. Ingram81-70-02102
D. Alexander71-40-01002
E. Hardy Jr.70-20-00200
J. Long40-10-00010
R. Martin41-20-02032
Totals 28-6915-2946151975
 40.6%51.7% 

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Alabama A&M6-1210-18332
Ark.-PB6-128-25310
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