Scores

Final

Alabama State 80

(10-13, 7-5 SWAC)

Alabama A&M 76

(8-12, 5-7 SWAC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 13, 2010

    Elmore Building, Normal, Alabama

    1 2 T
    ALST 35 4580
    AAMU 48 2876

    Top Performers

    Alabama State: M. Mundadi 27 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Alabama A&M: C. Cantey 18 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

    Alabama St. 80, Alabama A&,M 76

    Associated Press

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- Menji Mundadi scored 27 points, including 15 in the second half, and Alabama State beat Alabama A&M 80-76 on Saturday night.

    The Hornets (10-13, 7-5 Southwest Athletic Conference) trailed 48-35 at halftime, and held the Bulldogs to 34.6 percent shooting in the second half (9 of 26).

    Alabama A&M (8-12, 5-7), which led by as many as 17 early in the second half, took a 63-52 advantage on Casey Cantey's jumper with 9:43 remaining.

    Alabama State then outscored the Bulldogs 20-9 to lead 73-72 on Christopher Duncan's layup with 2:03 to go. It was the Hornets first lead since 17:12 left in the first half.

    Jabari Deshields' 3 put the Bulldogs back on top, 75-73 with 1:40 to go, but the Hornets scored five straight to pull away.

    Byron Walker added 19 points for Alabama State.

    Cantey finished with 18 points and Cornelius Hester added 17 for Alabama A&M.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ALST
    AAMU
    Points 80 76
    FG Made-Attempted 27-59 (.458) 24-52 (.462)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-15 (.267) 5-13 (.385)
    FT Made-Attempted 22-30 (.733) 23-31 (.742)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 26 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 17

    2009-10 Season

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