Alcorn State vs Troy

Troy gets by Alcorn State 73-70 in 2OT

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TROY, Ala. (AP) Antoine Myers made two free throws with 8 seconds remaining in double overtime to give Troy a 73-70 victory over Alcorn State Monday night.

Octavious Brown made two 3-pointers to give Alcorn State (3-4) a 66-61 lead in the first overtime. Free throws by Kevin Thomas, Meyers and Kevin Hinton tied the score at 66 to end the first overtime. Free throws won it for Troy (3-3) in the second overtime as Hunter Williams made two, Thomas added one and Meyers sealed the win with his two.

Troy made 26 of 32 free throws, compared to 6 of 12 for the Braves. Alcorn State outshot Troy from the field, making 29 of 72 shots (40.3 percent), while Troy made 33.8 percent.

Meyers led the Trojans with 19 points as all five starters scored in double figures. Hinton and Thomas both had 15 points and 12 rebounds.

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Alcorn State (3-4)33276470
Troy (3-3) «35256773

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SWAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Grambling0-04-7244
Alcorn St.0-03-8245
Jackson St.0-03-8297
Southern U.0-03-8274
Prairie View0-02-8128
Alabama St.0-00-10333
Miss. Val.0-00-10320
Alabama A&M0-00-11348
Texas So.0-00-11201
Ark.-PB0-00-12349

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Louisiana0-09-2125
Ga. Southern0-08-335
UT-Arlington0-08-365
Georgia St.0-07-4224
Coast. Car.0-06-5186
S. Alabama0-06-5287
Texas St.0-05-5336
Troy0-05-6275
UL-Monroe0-04-5249
App. St.0-05-7270
Arkansas St.0-04-7345
Little Rock0-02-9314
 
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