Alabama A&M vs Grambling

Grambling St. 60, Alabama A&,M 55


GRAMBLING, La. (AP) - Quincy Roberts has 21 points as the lone Grambling State player in double figures, and the Tigers used steady free-throw shooting late to secure a 60-55 win over Alabama A&M on Thursday night for their first victory of the season.

Roberts and his supporting cast took over down the stretch for Grambling (1-11, 1-1 Southwestern Athletic Conference) as he, Brandon Dorsett, Bryant Purvis and David Copeland combined to hit 7 of 8 foul shots in the final minute to seal the win.

Alabama A&M opened the game on a 4-0 swing, but Grambling came right back and then some with 11 straight points. The Tigers never trailed again and led 36-28 at halftime.

Casey Canty led the Bulldogs (2-9, 0-2) with 24 points, and Jeremy Crutcher added 14. Alabama A&M has dropped eight consecutive games, and the Bulldogs' only wins this season are against non-Division I teams.

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J. Hunter, F404-61-18039
J. Crutcher, G364-166-731114
C. Cantey, G329-172-882424
M. Lee, G261-40-01022
D. Tabb, G120-40-23250
R. Martin162-20-02114
B. Ellis121-10-02012
E. Hardy Jr.110-10-00000
D. Alexander70-10-00020
J. Ingram50-00-00010
J. Long20-10-00010
G. Hill10-00-01000
J. Banks00-00-01010
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Grambling Tigers
S. Danridge, F120-30-01010
D. Wheeler, F101-10-04002
Q. Roberts, G385-1810-1181421
D. Copeland, G281-24-54236
X. Rogers, G181-30-11043
B. Purvis332-62-25027
B. Dorsett302-65-76119
P. Roberson284-81-26149
R. Livas31-11-20013
Totals 17-4823-304052060
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