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Grambling vs Alcorn State

Alcorn St. 78, Grambling St. 53

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LORMAN, Miss. (AP) - LeAntwan Luckett's 14 points led four Alcorn State scorers in double figures in a 78-53 victory over winless Grambling State Monday night.

Devonte Hampton and Anthony Nieves added 13 points and Marquiz Baker 11 for Alcorn State (9-17, 7-4 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Ian Francis added eight points and 10 rebounds.

The Braves won the rebound battle 34-20 and outscored the Tigers 32-18 in the paint and 28-11 off the bench.

Grambling State (0-20, 0-11) committed 11 turnovers that led to 21 Braves points.

The Tigers' Terry Rose had 16 points, while David Copeland scored 13 and Demetri Wheeler 10.

Grambling State shot 26.1 percent (6 of 23) in the first half while Alcorn State opened a 41-19 halftime advantage.

The Tigers' shooting improved in the second half and the team pulled within 49-35, but Alcorn State returned the lead to 20-plus points in short order and cruised to the win.

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Grambling Tigers
D. Wheeler, F273-54-471110
S. Dandridge, F191-41-42033
T. Rose, G406-130-040316
D. Copeland, G274-85-724413
B. Dorsett, G160-40-03020
W. Hornsby240-30-00210
B. Purvis190-20-00040
C. Cobbins91-20-01012
R. Higgins84-60-01028
P. Roberson60-20-00000
B. Turner50-11-40101
Totals 19-5011-192082153
 38%57.9% 
Alcorn State Braves
D. Hampton, F295-80-022213
I. Francis, F253-72-310228
M. Starks, F171-32-27044
M. Baker, G353-172-254111
L. Luckett, G293-88-935014
A. Nieves155-81-200313
A. Evans140-10-02100
J. Nicholas103-50-01026
J. Hester83-30-02116
T. Birdie61-10-00012
C. Nwosuh60-00-00000
S. Raquil60-01-22001
Totals 27-6116-2034151678
 44.3%80% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.9-110-12228
Southern U.8-316-8187
Jackson St.8-313-11214
Alcorn St.8-310-12264
Miss. Val.5-65-20330
Alabama A&M4-77-12326
Ark.-PB4-76-19305
Alabama St.3-88-15308
Grambling3-86-17346
Prairie View2-82-20348
 
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