Samford vs Alcorn State

Alcorn St. 69, Samford 65

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FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - LeAntwan Luckett scored 24 points and Alcorn State defeated Samford 69-65 in overtime Thursday in the consolation bracket of the Atlantis on the Mainland tournament.

Luckett's basket with just over a minute remaining in regulation tied the score at 56. In the extra period, Luckett scored with 52 seconds left to give the Braves (2-4) the lead for good at 63-61. Free throws by Devonte Hampton, Anthony Evans and Luckett sealed the win.

Evans finished with 17 points for Alcorn State. Tyler Hood led Samford (1-4) with 16 points. Raijon Kelly had 14 points and Tim Williams had 10 points and a game-high 14 rebounds.

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Scoreboard
Samford (1-4)3224965
Alcorn State (2-3) «28281369

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Samford Bulldogs
T. Williams, F414-152-7141410
T. Hood, F374-114-540116
C. Miller, G451-62-24125
R. Kelly, G377-140-044514
B. Hayman, G151-10-02042
R. Wilson202-30-13125
C. Geffrard, Jr.172-63-44108
W. Cook131-22-25005
J. Beckham40-10-02110
Totals 22-5913-214591965
 37.3%61.9% 
Alcorn State Braves
J. Nicholas, F284-41-110059
S. Raquil, F140-10-02020
A. Evans, G446-111-245017
L. Luckett, G418-208-1171224
A. Nieves, G362-70-02235
D. Hampton281-72-20124
T. Birdie263-61-24319
J. Hester100-01-21001
C. Nwosuh30-00-00000
Totals 24-5614-2035121569
 42.9%70% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
ETSU17-427-855
UNC-Green.16-525-1095
Furman14-523-1296
Wofford11-916-17190
Chattanooga10-919-12139
Samford10-1120-16170
Mercer9-1015-17192
Citadel5-1512-21283
W. Carolina4-159-23271
VMI3-166-24329

SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.17-223-12105
Alcorn St.14-518-14228
Grambling11-815-17318
Southern U.11-815-18320
Jackson St.10-914-18322
Prairie View10-913-20307
Miss. Val.7-127-25334
Ark.-PB6-127-25345
Alabama St.6-138-23342
Alabama A&M2-162-27351
 
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STAN 70
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MINN 71
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CLEM 49 Final
GONZ 57
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