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Final

Alabama State 55

(0-5, 0-4 away)

Evansville 62

(3-2, 3-1 home)

    8:35 PM ET, November 29, 2011

    Ford Center, Evansville, Indiana

    1 2 T
    ALST 21 3455
    EVAN 32 3062

    Top Performers

    Alabama State: I. White 16 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast

    Evansville: K. Harris 16 Pts, 11 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl, 3 Blk

    Evansville 62, Alabama St. 55

    Associated Press

    EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- Kenny Harris' double-double paced Evansville to a 62-55 victory over Alabama State on Tuesday night.

    Harris had 16 points and 11 rebounds for the Purple Aces (3-2), who shot 45.7 percent (21 of 46). Colt Ryan added 14 points and Ned Cox 10.

    Ivory White scored 16 points, including four 3-pointers, to pace the defending Southwestern Athletic Conference tournament champion Hornets (0-5). Luther Page added 12 points, and Jeff Middlebrooks had nine assists.

    The seven-point difference came at the free throw line. Evansville went 15 of 22 to 8 of 13 for Alabama State.

    Alabama State had a 39-31 edge on the boards but shot just 35.1 percent (20 of 57) to 45.7 percent (21 of 46) for Evansville.

    The Hornets, coming off a 10-day layoff, open the season with 10 of their first 11 games on the road.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ALST
    EVAN
    Points 55 62
    FG Made-Attempted 20-57 (.351) 21-46 (.457)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-28 (.250) 5-13 (.385)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-13 (.615) 15-22 (.682)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 15

    2011-12 Season

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