Oakwood College vs Alcorn State

Alcorn St. 85, Oakwood 41

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ALCORN, Miss. (AP) - Alcorn State beat Oakwood 85-41 Sunday in the season opener for the Braves.

Oakwood, who plays out of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association, counted the game as an exhibition match.

Alcorn State took a 21-point lead into halftime and continued that pace after the break, outscoring Oakwood 47-24 in the second half.

Alcorn State's lineup boast four starters from last year's team, all which are now seniors. Two of those starters, Ian Francis and Michael Starks, are the Braves' two leading scorers from last season.

The Braves will also look for a spark from sophomore LeAntwan Luckett, who was highly touted out of high school but sat out his entire freshman season.

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Scoreboard
Oakwood College (0-1)172441
Alcorn State (1-0) «384785

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Oakwood College Ambassadors
R. Baltimore, F273-132-251210
R. Moore, F271-51-25043
D. Pierre Louis, F230-20-13010
R. Clark, G292-62-22128
T. Richards, G283-90-00009
S. Irby120-00-01010
C. Blount110-11-20001
D. Daly90-42-21012
R. Bushner81-62-21024
C. McLean80-20-02000
A. Mace70-20-01000
E. Pelote60-20-22000
R. Johnson40-22-41002
K. Warner10-02-42002
Totals 10-5414-232621341
 18.5%60.9% 
Alcorn State Braves
I. Francis, F202-31-24025
M. Starks, F151-20-02002
L. Luckett, G267-130-043215
A. Nieves, G247-102-212118
M. Sanders, G80-10-00210
A. Evans215-90-011112
S. Raquil183-50-03036
D. Hampton144-60-14118
J. Nicholas121-20-05032
J. Hester91-10-02002
T. Birdie81-30-00222
M. Myles80-10-03010
T. Hunt74-100-21108
C. Nwosuh71-20-01023
L. Johnson61-10-00122
Totals 38-693-731132185
 55.1%42.9% 

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Texas So.17-223-12105
Alcorn St.14-518-14228
Grambling11-815-17318
Southern U.11-815-18320
Jackson St.10-914-18322
Prairie View10-913-20307
Miss. Val.7-127-25334
Ark.-PB6-127-25345
Alabama St.6-138-23342
Alabama A&M2-162-27351
 
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