PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) Messiah Thompson scored 24 points and Alabama A&M edged Arkansas-Pine Bluff 75-72 on Monday night.

Thompson also had five assists for the Bulldogs (11-15, 7-6 Southwestern Athletic Conference). Dailin Smith had 13 points and Cameron Tucker scored nine.

Chris Greene led the Golden Lions (10-16, 6-7) with 31 points. Shaun Doss added 21 points.


Both teams play again on Saturday. Alabama A&M hosts Bethune-Cookman and Arkansas-Pine Bluff travels to play Prairie View A&M.


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