Scores

Final

Grambling St 60

(3-15, 3-5 SWAC)

AR-Pine Bluff 55

(2-19, 1-7 SWAC)

    8:00 PM ET, January 28, 2012

    H. O. Clemmons Arena, Pine Bluff, Arkansas

    1 2 T
    GRAM 28 3260
    ARPB 34 2155

    Top Performers

    Grambling St: Q. Roberts 24 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast

    Arkansas-Pine Bluff: M. Anderson 12 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Blk

    Grambling St. 60, Ark.-Pine Bluff 55

    Associated Press

    PINE BLUFF, Ark. -- Quincy Roberts scored 24 points, including 3 of 4 on 3-pointers, as Grambling State defeated Arkansas-Pine Bluff 60-55 Saturday night.

    After a 48-all tie with 3:50 remaining, Grambling State (3-15, 3-5 SWAC) sparked a 6-0 run, predicated by 4 of 4 from the free throw line, over the next three-plus minutes to take a 54-48 lead with 35 seconds remaining. Arkansas-Pine Bluff (2-19, 1-7) clawed to within 56-53 with 18 seconds to play on a layup by Lazabian Jackson, but the Golden Lions were forced to foul and Grambling State converted six consecutive free throws to seal the win.

    Mitchell Anderson scored 12 points and Savalace Townsend added 11 to lead the Golden Lions as their only players to score in double digits.

    Grambling State succumbed to a 7-1 scoring run by the Golden Lions in the first half's final 4:30 to trail 34-28 at the break.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    GRAM
    ARPB
    Points 60 55
    FG Made-Attempted 17-45 (.378) 22-60 (.367)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-8 (.375) 0-16 (.000)
    FT Made-Attempted 23-32 (.719) 11-18 (.611)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 10

    2011-12 Season

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