Scores

Final

Grambling St 76

(6-19, 4-13 SWAC)

Alabama State 81

(15-13, 12-5 SWAC)

    9:05 PM ET, March 4, 2010

    Dunn-Oliver Acadome, Montgomery, Alabama

    1 2 T
    GRAM 37 3976
    ALST 37 4481

    Top Performers

    Grambling State: R. Rose 19 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

    Alabama State: T. Moorer 21 Pts, 15 Reb, 3 Stl

    Alabama St. 81, Grambling St. 76

    Associated Press

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Tramayne Moorer and Menji Mundadi each scored 21 points and Alabama State held off Grambling State 81-76 on Thursday night.

    Moorer grabbed 15 rebounds and made 6 of 11 field goal attempts for the Hornets (15-13, 12-5 Southwestern Athletic Conference), who have won six straight. Mundadi was 7 of 12 from the field as the Hornets made 27 of 50 (54 percent).

    The win locks up the No. 3 seed in the conference tournament for the Hornets.

    Alabama State went on a 12-0 run to lead 62-49 with 8:02 to play and led 75-61 with 1:39 left before the Tigers made a charge. The Tigers capped a 10-0 run on a jumper by Lance Fuertado to cut the lead to 75-71 with 1:01 to play. The Hornets then made 6 of 8 free throws to preserve the win.

    Rupert Rose had 19 points, and Donald Qualls and Fuertado each had 18 for the Tigers (6-19, 4-13), who have lost six in a row.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    GRAM
    ALST
    Points 76 81
    FG Made-Attempted 22-51 (.431) 27-50 (.540)
    3P Made-Attempted 12-23 (.522) 7-16 (.438)
    FT Made-Attempted 20-23 (.870) 20-30 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 8 12

    2009-10 Season

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    Jan 4, 2010 ALST 70, @GRAM 55Recap
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