Alabama A&M vs Alcorn State

Alabama A&,M 65, Alcorn St. 64


LORMAN, Miss. (AP) - Casey Cantey made both his free throws with 4 seconds left to give Alabama A&M a 65-64 win over Alcorn State on Monday night.

The Bulldogs (4-12, 2-5 Southwestern Athletic Conference) led by 10, 63-53, with 6:27 remaining before turning it over three times as Alcorn State scored 11 straight. Twann Oakley gave the Braves a 64-63 lead on a 3-pointer with 11 seconds left.

Cantey finished with 17 points, going 9 of 12 from the foul line, and Alabama A&M made 10 of 14 free throws in the second half. The Bulldogs trailed 39-33 at halftime and shot 47.6 percent from the field in the second half (10 of 21).

Demarquelle Tabb added 16 points and four blocks for the Bulldogs, who snapped a three-game losing streak.

Anthony Nieves led the Braves (5-15, 2-6) with 17 points. Ken McDonald added 12 points and Xavian Rimmer 11 for Alcorn State.

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Alabama A&M Bulldogs
J. Hunter, F172-20-02004
J. Crutcher, G383-90-04338
D. Tabb, G356-104-571316
C. Cantey, G254-99-1242217
J. Ingram, G80-10-00000
D. Alexander252-80-13015
G. Hill211-20-02232
R. Martin100-00-00010
B. Ellis71-30-00012
E. Hardy Jr.72-20-00036
J. Long71-12-43025
Totals 22-4715-222581965
Alcorn State Braves
K. Sullivan, F292-31-24045
I. Francis, F152-40-03044
K. McDonald, G376-100-041112
T. Oakley, G293-72-241111
X. Rimmer, G282-61-21246
A. Nieves346-113-533217
J. Hawkins142-40-04004
M. Starks122-41-22145
J. Moore20-00-00000
Totals 25-498-132582064
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.11-215-11124
Alcorn St.11-314-11240
Southern U.9-513-14302
Jackson St.7-711-16303
Prairie View6-79-18313
Alabama St.6-78-17342
Miss. Val.4-104-23338
Alabama A&M1-121-23351
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