Tennessee vs Alabama

Alabama 62, Tennessee 50

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TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Trevor Lacey scored 18 points and had four steals to lead Alabama to a 62-50 win over Tennessee on Saturday.

Trevor Releford finished with 13 points off the bench for the Crimson Tide (17-9, 6-6 Southeastern Conference), who ended Tennessee's four-game win streak. Andrew Steele had 10 points and seven assist.

The game was tied at 32-32 after Jarnell Stokes' three-point play with 17:14 left in the second half. But Alabama answered with a 20-3 run to take control of the contest, claiming a 52-35 lead.

Releford scored nine points during the run for the Crimson Tide, who moved into a tie with Tennessee and LSU for fifth place in the conference.

Jeronne Maymon scored in double-figures for the eighth straight game with 20 points for the Volunteers (14-13, 6-6). Trae Golden had 12 points.

Alabama, which ended a two-game losing streak, played without two suspended starters, JaMychal Green and Tony Mitchell, and Green's back-up Nick Jacobs who suffered a mouth injury and had a root canal on Thursday.

Earlier, Alabama went on a 19-4 run to take a 27-17 lead on a field goal and a free throw by Carl Engstrom at the 2:35 mark. Consecutive 3-pointers by Golden pulled the Volunteers to within 27-24.

The score was 29-25 at the half. Maymon scored 12 of Tennessee's first 17 points to keep the Vols close. Lacey had 12 for the Crimson Tide.

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Scoreboard
Tennessee (14-13)252550
Alabama (17-9) «293362

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Tennessee Volunteers
J. Maymon, F356-88-1360420
J. Stokes, F213-52-58128
T. Golden, G364-92-232012
C. Tatum, G310-64-43334
S. McBee, G230-60-00050
J. McRae262-80-06156
J. Richardson150-20-03220
Y. Makanjuola50-00-00010
D. Miller40-00-01000
R. Woolridge30-00-00000
B. Lopez10-00-00000
Totals 15-4416-243192250
 34.1%66.7% 
Alabama Crimson Tide
M. Gueye, C160-12-22042
A. Steele, G362-76-857110
T. Lacey, G344-109-1232018
L. Randolph, G292-60-17036
R. Cooper, G252-80-02116
T. Releford274-85-630413
C. Engstrom233-41-17057
C. Hankerson Jr.90-20-01010
B. Eblen10-00-00000
Totals 17-4623-3037101962
 37%76.7% 
Southeastern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kentucky16-232-64
Florida14-427-910
Arkansas12-626-1028
S. Carolina12-626-1143
Ole Miss10-822-1477
Alabama10-819-1578
Vanderbilt10-819-1638
Georgia9-919-1552
Texas A&M8-1016-1593
Tennessee8-1016-1682
Auburn7-1118-14113
Miss. State6-1216-16149
LSU2-1610-21194
Missouri2-168-24255
 
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