Alcorn State vs Troy

Troy gets by Alcorn State 73-70 in 2OT


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TROY, Ala. (AP) Antoine Myers made two free throws with 8 seconds remaining in double overtime to give Troy a 73-70 victory over Alcorn State Monday night.

Octavious Brown made two 3-pointers to give Alcorn State (3-4) a 66-61 lead in the first overtime. Free throws by Kevin Thomas, Meyers and Kevin Hinton tied the score at 66 to end the first overtime. Free throws won it for Troy (3-3) in the second overtime as Hunter Williams made two, Thomas added one and Meyers sealed the win with his two.

Troy made 26 of 32 free throws, compared to 6 of 12 for the Braves. Alcorn State outshot Troy from the field, making 29 of 72 shots (40.3 percent), while Troy made 33.8 percent.

Meyers led the Trojans with 19 points as all five starters scored in double figures. Hinton and Thomas both had 15 points and 12 rebounds.

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SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.6-010-965
Southern U.5-29-11286
Alcorn St.4-37-11326
Prairie View3-36-14285
Ark.-PB3-34-16343
Grambling3-47-12345
Jackson St.3-47-13293
Alabama St.2-44-14346
Miss. Val.2-42-17331
Alabama A&M1-51-16351

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern6-013-685
UT-Arlington4-214-547
Arkansas St.4-213-672
Georgia St.4-211-7111
Coast. Car.4-29-10187
UL Lafayette3-313-6135
Little Rock3-312-7224
Texas St.3-310-8257
Troy2-410-10212
S. Alabama2-49-10223
App. St.1-56-11266
UL-Monroe0-66-13303
 
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