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Alabama State 73

(2-6, 2-0 home)

    8:00 PM ET, December 19, 2008

    Dunn-Oliver Acadome, Montgomery, Alabama

    1 2 T
    AM 28 3664
    ALST 29 4473

    Top Performers

    AUB Montgomery: R. Johnson 15 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

    Alabama St: B. Brooks 15 Pts, 6 Reb, 10 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Alabama St. 73, Auburn-Montgomery 64

    Associated Press

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Andrew Hayles scored 16 points and Alabama State made 72 percent of its field goals in the second half to defeat Auburn-Montgomery 73-64 on Friday night.

    Alabama State (2-6), coming off a tough 85-81 loss to Mississippi, snapped a three-game losing streak.

    The Senators (11-2) are ranked No. 8 in the latest NAIA Division I poll.

    The Hornets led 29-28 at halftime as both teams struggled from the field in the first half. In the second half, Alabama State made 18 of 25 shots while AUM made 14 of 31 (45.2 percent).

    The Hornets outrebounded the Senators 35-34.

    Brandon Brooks added 15 points and nine assists for Alabama State, while Chief Kickingstallionsims had 14 points and Roland Fitch chipped in 12.

    Robert Johnson and Kim Small scored 15 points apiece for AUM and Ronnie Hickman had 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    AM
    ALST
    Points 64 73
    FG Made-Attempted 26-61 (.426) 29-52 (.558)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-15 (.267) 6-11 (.545)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-11 (.727) 9-12 (.750)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 9

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