Scores

Final

Alabama State 65

(19-9, 16-2 SWAC)

Grambling St 58

(6-23, 4-14 SWAC)

    8:30 PM ET, March 7, 2009

    Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center, Grambling, Louisiana

    1 2 T
    ALST 26 3965
    GRAM 17 4158

    Top Performers

    Alabama St: B. Brooks 15 Pts, 3 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    Grambling St: A. Perkins 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast

    Alabama St. 65, Grambling St. 58

    Associated Press

    GRAMBLING, La. -- Brandon Brooks and Roland Fitch each scored 15 points to help Alabama State beat Grambling State 65-58 on Saturday night

    Wesley Jones added 14 points and Andrew Hayles chipped in with 10 for the Hornets (19-9, 16-2 Southwestern Athletic Conference), who won 10 of their final 11 games.

    Ariece Perkins scored 14 points on 6-of-12 shooting to lead the Tigers (6-23, 4-14). Donald Qualls chipped in with 12. Grambling State ended their regular season on a nine-game losing streak.

    Alabama State shot 50 percent from the field (24-for-48) and outrebounded the Tigers 32-26.

    The Hornets finished the season with the best conference record, heading into the SWAC tournament that begins on March 11.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ALST
    GRAM
    Points 65 58
    FG Made-Attempted 24-48 (.500) 21-51 (.412)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-12 (.333) 9-21 (.429)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-22 (.591) 7-8 (.875)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 9 0

    2008-09 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
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