Arkansas-Pine Bluff vs Alabama State

Ark.-Pine Bluff 60, Alabama St. 56


GARLAND, Texas (AP) - Mitchell Anderson scored four of his 16 points in overtime to help Arkansas-Pine Bluff to a 60-56 victory against Alabama State in a Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament quarterfinal on Thursday night.

Daniel Broughton had 13 points and Savalace Townsend 11 points and 10 rebounds for the fifth-seeded Golden Lions (11-21), who face top seed Mississippi Valley State on Friday in a semifinal contest. Arkansas-Pine Bluff handed the Delta Devils their only conference loss of the season on March 1.

Tramaine Butler had 18 points and 10 rebounds while making four 3-pointers for the No. 4-seeded Hornets (12-19). Phillip Crawford added 13 points.

Anderson's dunk gave Arkansas-Pine Bluff a 59-56 lead with 29 seconds remaining in overtime. Alabama State missed two shots on its end, and Townsend's free throw with eight seconds to go made it a two-possession game.

Townsend's layup tied the score at 51-all with three seconds left in regulation and forced overtime. The Golden Lions overcame a 10-point deficit with seven minutes remaining.

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Arkansas-Pine Bluff (11-21) «2031960
Alabama State (12-19)2625556

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Arkansas-Pine Bluff Golden Lions
R. Bailey, F292-30-12325
D. Broughton, F194-105-551513
S. Townsend, G453-115-8104211
M. Anderson, G395-114-570316
L. Jackson, G323-70-01349
C. Johnson210-10-03000
A. Allen160-14-76124
J. Harris80-10-00010
L. Weathers71-10-20002
K. Jones60-10-01000
E. Buford30-00-00000
Totals 18-4718-2837121960
Alabama State Hornets
P. Crawford, F334-75-680313
I. White, F331-81-24433
T. Butler, G385-184-9101318
S. Brown, G240-50-06150
J. Mason, G231-50-03102
A. Price312-24-61329
R. Watts314-121-14039
L. Page121-30-01032
E. Johnson00-00-00000
Totals 18-6015-2441102256
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