Scores

Final

Florida A&M 75

(5-15, 2-5 MEAC)

    7:30 PM ET, January 30, 2010

    Al Lawson Center, Tallahassee, Florida

    1 2 T
    WSSU 22 4769
    FAMU 40 3575

    Top Performers

    Winston-Salem: P. Davis 18 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Florida A&M: B. Bryant 20 Pts, 1 Ast

    Florida A&,M 75, Winston-Salem 69

    Associated Press

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Brandon Bryant scored 20 points and Florida A&M held off Winston-Salem State down the stretch to take a 75-69 victory on Saturday night.

    Bryant was 7-for-9 from the field and hit three 3-pointers as the Rattlers (5-15) shot 53.5 percent from the field (23-for-43) to win for the second time in three games.

    Florida A&M had a 47-32 lead with 15:11 to play, but Winston-Salem State cut the deficit to five points three times in the final 5 minutes. Shelton Carter's 3-pointer cut the Rattlers' lead to 70-65 with 50 seconds left, but Rasheem Jenkins hit two free throws with 48 seconds to play to push the lead to 72-65.

    Florida A&M built a 40-22 halftime lead by shooting 53.8 percent from the field (14-for-26) in the first half.

    Amin Stevens added 11 points for the Rattlers.

    Paul Davis scored 18, Carter added 17 and Brian Fisher had 16 for Winston-Salem State (7-11).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WSSU
    FAMU
    Points 69 75
    FG Made-Attempted 25-55 (.455) 23-43 (.535)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-20 (.300) 5-12 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-24 (.542) 24-34 (.706)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 18

    2009-10 Season

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