Scores

Final

Alabama A&M 69

(1-2, 0-2 away)

W Michigan 73

(3-1, 1-0 home)

2:00 PM ET, November 17, 2013

University Arena in Read Fieldhouse, Kalamazoo, Michigan

1 2 T
AAMU 26 4369
WMU 40 3373

Top Performers

Alabama A&M: A. Capers 23 Pts, 4 Reb

Western Michigan: S. Whittington 22 Pts, 17 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

Western Michigan holds off Alabama A&M 73-69

Associated Press

KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- Shayne Whittington scored 22 points and hauled in a game-high 17 rebounds as Western Michigan held on to defeat Alabama A&M 73-69 Sunday.

The Broncos (3-1) closed the first half on a 24-13 run to take a 40-26 lead at the break. They led by as much as 20 early in the second half and shot 45.8 percent for the game.

Alabama A&M (1-2) surged back to within one with 1:37 remaining after Justin Colvin hit a 3-pointer and a layup.

Western Michigan answered with a jumper by Whittington and Brown hit a layup and two late free throws.

Green Hill split a pair of free throws, and the Bulldogs couldn't connect on a jumper and two 3-point attempts in the final 20 seconds.

Arthur Capers paced Alabama A&M with a game-high 23 points and Demarquelle Tab added 10 with 13 boards.

Brown had 21 points for the Broncos.

Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

SPONSORED HEADLINES

Team Stat Comparison

 
AAMU
WMU
Points 69 73
FG Made-Attempted 24-59 (.407) 22-48 (.458)
3P Made-Attempted 12-29 (.414) 9-19 (.474)
FT Made-Attempted 9-15 (.600) 20-38 (.526)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 17 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Nov 17, 2013 @WMU 73, AAMU 69Recap