Scores

Final

Savannah State 59

(3-1, 1-0 away)

Alabama State 54

(0-4, 0-1 home)

7:00 PM ET, November 16, 2012

Dunn-Oliver Acadome, Montgomery, Alabama

1 2 T
SAV 25 3459
ALST 23 3154

Top Performers

Savannah State: R. Hassan 19 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Alabama State: J. Freelove 17 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

Savannah St. 59, Alabama St. 54

Associated Press

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Rashad Hassan scored 19 points and Deven Williams had 18 to lead Savannah State to a 59-54 victory over Alabama State on Friday night.

The Hornets tied the game for the final time at 50-50 with 2:37 remaining on Stephawn Brown's 3-pointer from the top of the key.

Savannah State took the lead for good with just over two minutes to play and extended it to 55-51 with 1:18 left in the game on a 3-pointer by Williams. A three-point play by Joshua Freelove brought the Hornets (0-4) to within one at 55-54 with 55 seconds remaining, but the Tigers (3-1) held on for the victory.

Freelove led Alabama State with 17 points.

Savannah State led 9-2 and 19-6 in the first half, but Alabama State came back to within two, trailing 25-23 at the break.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SAV
ALST
Points 59 54
FG Made-Attempted 20-60 (.333) 22-47 (.468)
3P Made-Attempted 6-22 (.273) 3-10 (.300)
FT Made-Attempted 13-17 (.765) 7-10 (.700)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 9 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
Largest Lead 13 6

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