Auburn-Montgomery vs Alabama State

Alabama St. 73, Auburn-Montgomery 50


MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Joshua Freelove scored 21 points, and Alabama State took control with a 9-2 run to open the second half and went on to beat Auburn Montgomery 73-50 on Saturday.

Luther Page had 16 points and nine rebounds for Alabama State (4-7) in the battle of the Montgomery teams.

Brett Person scored 12 points, and Reshad Bickham had 10 points and eight rebounds for Auburn Montgomery (4-7), a NAIA school from the Southern States Athletic Conference.

Alabama State shot 11 of 33 from the field and 1 of 16 from 3-point range in the first half - the Spartans led only 28-27 at the break - then made 18 of 24 from the field and 4 of 9 on 3-pointers in the second half.

From 42-35 at 12:43 of the second half, Alabama State eventually pushed the advantage to 67-43 at 3:42.

The Hornets lead the series 25-7.

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Auburn-Montgomery Senators
R. Bickham, F355-110-480210
B. Person, F244-73-430412
D. Ellis, F181-61-22023
Q. Davis, G251-52-24124
M. Willis, G171-42-25004
J. Zachary223-50-02007
T. Harrell192-40-13125
S. Jones140-40-00000
L. Jackson130-00-01410
J. Eidmoe50-10-01000
J. Prewitt40-20-01010
J. Trotter41-32-20005
Totals 18-5210-173361450
Alabama State Hornets
L. Page, F265-76-991216
S. Patterson, F222-100-04225
P. Crawford, F133-31-24017
J. Freelove, G258-142-241021
J. Waters, G203-31-11537
S. Brown264-60-05149
D. McDaniel181-30-03302
R. Watts170-40-03130
B. Brown162-40-02014
J. Jefferson50-00-00000
T. Coleman40-00-01000
D. Miller40-10-00100
D. Neal21-20-00012
A. Price20-00-00000
Totals 29-5710-1438151773

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