Alabama A&M 85, Miss. Valley St. 74

ITTA BENA, Miss. (AP) -- Obie Trotter had 27 points and Michael
Ford added 25 to help Alabama A&M beat Mississippi Valley 85-74 on
Monday night.

Joe Martin added 16 points for A&M (8-9, 6-5 Southwestern
Athletic Conference), which in the second half shot 50 percent and
outscored the Delta Devils 43-35.

Stanford Speech led Mississippi Valley State (6-14, 6-5) with 17
points, and Jeffrey Price added 16 points and 10 rebounds.

Carl Lucas had 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Delta Devils,
and Michael Clark scored 10 points.

Marcus Jones finished with 11 points for Alabama A&M.

Mississippi Valley State outrebounded A&M 48-32, but couldn't
overcome 25 turnovers which A&M turned into 27 points.