Alabama State vs Alcorn State

Alabama St. 66, Alcorn St. 58

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LORMAN, Miss. (AP) - Joshua Freelove scored 19 points and Alabama State handed Alcorn State its fourth consecutive loss 66-58 Monday night in Southwestern Athletic Conference action.

Freelove hit 6 of 10 from the field and 4 of 6 from 3-point range. The Hornets (9-15, 5-8) hit 6 of 11 from deep and shot 50 percent (22 of 44) overall.

Phillip Crawford added 14 points and nine rebounds and Jamel Waters had 13 points.

Alabama State held a commanding 34-22 advantage in rebounds.

The Braves (9-21, 7-8) shot 33.3 percent (18 of 54), including 4 of 24 from long range. Marquiz Baker scored 15 points but was just 1-of-10 3-point shooting, while LeAntwan Luckett had 14 points, five rebounds and four assists before fouling out.

Alabama State led 31-27 at halftime and held Alcorn State to 29.2-percent shooting (7 of 24) after halftime to expand to the final eight-point spread.

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Scoreboard
Alabama State (9-18) «313566
Alcorn State (9-21)273158

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Alabama State Hornets
L. Page, F333-43-66139
P. Crawford, F315-94-691214
J. Waters, G355-83-530413
J. Freelove, G316-103-341119
D. McDaniel, G301-50-26313
R. Watts140-22-21032
S. Patterson112-41-22056
B. Brown70-00-02120
J. Jefferson60-20-01010
Totals 22-4416-263472266
 50%61.5% 
Alcorn State Braves
M. Starks, F180-01-20041
J. Nicholas, F140-00-00000
M. Baker, G355-164-511315
A. Nieves, G312-100-06235
L. Luckett, G265-94-854514
I. Francis241-46-82128
D. Hampton182-72-51008
S. Raquil162-50-06124
A. Evans111-30-11002
M. Myles50-01-20011
J. Hester10-00-00000
Totals 18-5418-312292058
 33.3%58.1% 
SWAC
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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