Scores

Final

Alabama State 72

(16-9, 12-3 SWAC)

Texas Southern 67

(7-21, 6-9 SWAC)

    8:30 PM ET, March 1, 2008

    Health & PE Center, Houston, Texas

    1 2 T
    ALST 35 3772
    TXSO 42 2567

    Top Performers

    Alabama State: B. Brooks 13 Pts, 3 Reb, 5 Ast, 4 Stl

    Texas Southern: A. Ike 20 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast

    Alabama St. 72, Texas Southern 67

    Associated Press

    HOUSTON (AP) -- Brandon Gordon and Brandon Brooks scored 13 points apiece to help Alabama State come from behind to beat Texas Southern 72-67 on Saturday night.

    Joel Bosh and Andrew Hayles each added 12 points for the Hornets (16-19, 12-3 SWAC). Gordon hauled down eight rebounds while Brooks tallied five assists.

    Anthony Ike scored 20 points to lead Texas Southern (7-12, 6-9). David Burrell added 14, while Sollie Norwood scored 13 and Damian Henderson had 11.

    The Hornets outrebounded the Tigers 45-24.

    Texas Southern led 42-35 at the break.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ALST
    TXSO
    Points 72 67
    FG Made-Attempted 27-56 (.482) 25-59 (.424)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 8-25 (.320)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-17 (.647) 9-14 (.643)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 9

    2007-08 Season

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