Scores

Final

SMU 53

(10-8, 1-3 C-USA)

UAB 67

(13-4, 3-1 C-USA)

    8:00 PM ET, January 19, 2011

    Bartow Arena, Birmingham, Alabama

    1 2 T
    SMU 25 2853
    UAB 34 3367

    Top Performers

    SMU: R. Clinkscales 16 Pts, 1 Reb, 2 Ast

    UAB: C. Moore 12 Pts, 13 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

    UAB 67, SMU 53

    Associated Press

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Jamarr Sanders scored 22 points to lead Alabama-Birmingham over Southern Methodist 67-53 on Wednesday night.

    Sanders was 4 of 10 from 3-point range as the Blazers made 8 of 24 (33.3 percent) for their second win in a row.

    Cameron Moore added a double-double for UAB (13-4, 3-1 Conference USA) with 12 points and 12 rebounds. Aaron Johnson chipped in 14 points and Ovie Soko added 12 points for the Blazers.

    UAB made 7 of 16 from behind the arc in the first half (43.8 percent) to lead 34-25 at halftime. The Blazers then shot 54.5 percent from the field in the second half (12 of 22), while holding the Mustangs to 10-of-27 shooting (37 percent), including 1 of 7 form 3-point range (14.3 percent) in the final 20 minutes.

    Papa Dia had a double-double for SMU (10-8, 1-3) with 16 points and 10 rebounds. Rodney Clinkscales also had 16 points for the Mustangs.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SMU
    UAB
    Points 53 67
    FG Made-Attempted 20-51 (.392) 24-49 (.490)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-16 (.313) 8-24 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-9 (.889) 11-15 (.733)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 16

    2010-11 Season

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