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Final

Savannah State 86

(12-10, 6-2 MEAC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 31, 2012

    Tiger Arena, Savannah, Georgia

    1 2 T
    TRI 22 3456
    SAV 42 4486

    Top Performers

    Trinity Baptist: C. Roth 26 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Savannah St: A. Louis 15 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Stl, 1 Blk

    Savannah St. 86, Trinity Baptist 56

    Associated Press

    SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Deric Rudolph scored 20 points, hitting six 3-pointers, and Rashad Hassan and Arnold Louis posted double-doubles as Savannah State cruised past Trinity Baptist 86-56 on Tuesday night.

    The Tigers (12-10), who have won four straight and seven of their last eight games, recorded their highest point total of the season. Hassan had 19 points and 10 rebounds and Louis added 15 points, 11 rebounds and four steals.

    However, the Eagles (11-9), led by Corey Roth's 26 points, fared better than they did against Savannah State last season, when they lost 84-24.

    The Tigers steadily pulled away this time to lead 42-22 at the break.

    Trinity Baptist, which shot 58.8 percent in the second half (10 of 17), closed the gap to 13 points, 57-44, with 7:38 left on an Xavier Perkins three-point play. Savannah State answered with an 8-0 run, with Rudolph making two 3-pointers in the spurt.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TRI
    SAV
    Points 56 86
    FG Made-Attempted 16-39 (.410) 29-70 (.414)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-12 (.583) 7-23 (.304)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-20 (.850) 21-33 (.636)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 34

    2011-12 Season

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