Scores

Final

S Carolina St 61

(4-6, 0-1 MEAC)

Albany 70

(9-2, 4-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 12, 2012

    SEFCU Arena, Albany, New York

    1 2 T
    SCST 31 3061
    ALBY 26 4470

    Top Performers

    South Carolina St: M. Hezekiah 18 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Albany: J. Iati 21 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Albany (NY) 70, SC State 61

    Associated Press

    ALBANY, N.Y. -- Jacob Iati scored 21 points as Albany won its sixth straight game, beating South Carolina State 70-61 Wednesday night for a nonconference victory.

    The win was Albany's second against the Bulldogs (4-6) this season after the Great Danes (9-2) took an 83-55 decision Nov. 20.

    Iati was 7-of-13 shooting from 3-point range, setting a career high for attempts and tying his career best for makes. Mike Black backed the effort with 18 points, hitting 8 of 9 from the free-throw line.

    Albany's six-game winning streak is the program's longest since the 2006-07 team won eight in a row.

    The Bulldogs scored first and led until Iati hit a 3-pointer to put Albany up 34-33 with 18:13 left in the second half.

    Peter Hooley's 3-pointer with 11:05 left sparked a 12-5 run to put Albany up 53-47. Iati's 3 and Black's two foul shots iced the victory in the final minute.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SCST
    ALBY
    Points 61 70
    FG Made-Attempted 25-57 (.439) 21-53 (.396)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-21 (.381) 10-25 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 3-4 (.750) 18-23 (.783)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 10

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    DATEGAMELINKS
    Nov 20, 2012 ALBY 83, @SCST 55Recap
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