Scores

Final OT

Alabama A&M 64

(6-11, 3-4 SWAC)

Alcorn State 70

(8-12, 5-3 SWAC)

9:10 PM ET, January 27, 2014

David L. Whitney Gymnasium, Lorman, Mississippi

1 2 OT T
AAMU 21 36 764
ALCN 34 23 1370

Top Performers

Alabama A&M: J. Banks 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Blk

Alcorn State: L. Luckett 21 Pts, 4 Reb, 5 Ast, 1 Stl

Alcorn State takes down Alabama A&M 70-64 in OT

Associated Press

LORMAN, Miss. -- LeAntwan Luckett scored 21 points, on 8-of-12 shooting, as Alcorn State beat Alabama A&M 70-64 in overtime after blowing a 13-point second half lead on Monday night.

Octavius Brown scored 15 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and Marquis Vance added 12 points, eight boards for Alcorn State (8-12, 5-3 Southwestern Athletic Conference).

It was a battle of the halves as Alcorn State built a 34-21 lead at halftime, but were outscored 36-23 in the second half. Alcorn State scored the first five points of overtime, highlighted by Luckett's three-point play.

Brandon Ellis' basket pulled A&M to 66-64 with 57 seconds left, but Alcorn State made 4 of 6 free throws in the final 30 seconds to seal it.

Alabama A&M (6-11, 3-4) got 14 points apiece from Justan Banks and Ellis. Jeremy Crutcher had his shot blocked by Brown at the buzzer to send the game to overtime.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
AAMU
ALCN
Points 64 70
FG Made-Attempted 21-64 (.328) 24-51 (.471)
3P Made-Attempted 2-20 (.100) 3-8 (.375)
FT Made-Attempted 20-29 (.690) 19-26 (.731)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 21 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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