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Alabama A&M 69, Tuskegee 59

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) -- Joe Martin scored six straight points
and finished with 18 to lead Alabama A&M to a 69-59 victory over
Tuskegee on Saturday.

The Bulldogs (2-1) had a 41-28 halftime lead, but Tuskegee
scored six unanswered points to start the second half.

The Bulldogs pushed the lead back to a 12-point margin on a
layup by Marcus Jones to make it 56-44 with just under 10 minutes
remaining.

Eric Wilson's layup got the Tigers within 5 with just over four
minutes to play, but Martin scored inside and then made a putback
basket to widen the margin, 63-56.

Michael Ford add 14 points for the Bulldogs and Obie Trotter had
11 points and seven steals.

Derrick Low led Tuskegee with 13 points.