UAB vs Troy

UAB 75, Troy 55

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TROY, Ala. (AP) - Jordan Swing and Robert Williams scored 18 points apiece, Rod Rucker had a double-double and Alabama-Birmingham used a first-half surge to pull away from Troy en route to a 75-55 win Tuesday night.

The Blazers (4-3), who snapped a two-game skid, trailed 20-18 with 8:29 left in the first half. A Terence Jones layup sparked a 17-0 run to close out the first half, with Jones scoring eight in the spurt.

The Trojans (4-3), who saw their three-game winning streak end, shot only 25 percent in the first half (7 of 28), missing their last 10 shots and turning the ball over seven times during the scoring drought.

Jones finished with 14 points and Rucker had 10 points and 12 rebounds as the Blazers had a 45-29 edge on the glass.

Hunter Williams had 16 points and Antoine Myers added 13 for the Trojans.

UAB leads the series 6-0.

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Scoreboard
UAB (4-3) «354075
Troy (4-3)203555

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UAB Blazers
R. Rucker, F375-100-1122210
J. Swing, F225-86-660418
F. Alihodzic, C151-56-65308
R. Williams, G376-102-290218
T. Jones, G366-140-035114
P. Purifoy, G181-30-04013
Q. Taylor, G180-20-02320
I. Jones, G132-60-01104
J. Tyler, G40-10-00000
Total 26-5914-1545141275
 44.1%93.3% 
Troy Trojans
R. Chambers, F120-00-03020
H. Williams, G325-143-430116
E. Jones, G304-90-05448
A. Myers, G304-105-722313
D. Jethroe, G191-51-22014
T. Calhoun, F263-110-04127
R. Scott, G180-40-01000
J. Wright, G141-32-23114
J. Mullahey, G81-10-02013
J. Warren, C80-00-02100
B. Dixon, F30-00-00000
Total 19-5711-152991555
 33.3%73.3% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech0-04-0121
Middle Tenn.0-04-180
Old Dominion0-04-137
So. Miss0-02-1271
Western Ky.0-02-1330
UAB0-03-2300
UT-San Antonio0-03-2199
Charlotte0-02-2296
FAU0-02-2339
Marshall0-02-2240
North Texas0-02-2287
FIU0-02-3343
Rice0-01-3298
UTEP0-01-3324

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-05-033
Georgia St.0-03-181
UT-Arlington0-02-12
App. St.0-03-2327
Coast. Car.0-03-2124
S. Alabama0-03-2150
UL Lafayette0-03-277
Arkansas St.0-02-2205
Troy0-02-3203
Texas St.0-01-2152
UL-Monroe0-01-3133
Little Rock0-00-4279
 
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MINN 77 Final
FSU 68
NCST 72 Final
MICH 79
UNC 59 Final
IND 83
TEXSO 80 Final
COLO 85