Scores

Final

Alcorn State 71

(7-11, 4-2 SWAC)

AR-Pine Bluff 45

(4-13, 2-3 SWAC)

    8:30 PM ET, January 20, 2014

    H. O. Clemmons Arena, Pine Bluff, Arkansas

    1 2 T
    ALCN 33 3871
    ARPB 20 2545

    Top Performers

    Alcorn St: T. Oakley 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 5 Ast

    Arkansas-Pine Bluff: D. Haynes 22 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    Alcorn State defeats Arkansas-Pine Bluff 71-45

    Associated Press

    PINE BLUFF, Ark. -- Octavius Brown had 20 points and eight rebounds, while LeAntwan Luckett scored 19 points as Alcorn State put away Arkansas-Pine Bluff 71-45 Monday night.

    The Braves (7-11, 4-2 Southwestern Athletic Conference) shot 51 percent from the field. Twann Oakley had 16 points on 4-of-5 shooting from beyond the arc and dished out five assists.

    UAPB (4-13, 2-3) was held to 17-of-44 shooting (38.6 percent) and committed 15 turnovers. Davon Haynes led the Lions with 22 points and 10 boards.

    Alcorn State broke a 13-all tie as Luckett scored seven points to spark a 9-0 run, and the Braves coasted to a 33-20 halftime lead.

    Haynes hit a layup in the second half to make it 40-27, but Alcorn State pulled away as Oakley hit two late 3-pointers to push the Braves' lead to 25.

    Alcorn State has won four straight after dropping its first two conference matchups.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ALCN
    ARPB
    Points 71 45
    FG Made-Attempted 25-49 (.510) 17-44 (.386)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-18 (.444) 2-11 (.182)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-17 (.765) 9-16 (.563)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 14 (0/0)

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