Preseason NIT - Alabama Downs Georgia State 75-58 - Match Report
Trevor Releford scored 19 points leading Alabama to a 75-58 victory over Georgia State at Coleman Coliseum on Tuesday.
Alabama won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 7-point spread as favorites.
Alabama got 18 points from Retin Obasohan and another 10 points from Levi Randolph. Trevor Releford contributed 2 assists, while Shannon Hale cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Georgia State got 16 points from Rashaad Richardson in a losing cause and another 14 points from Manny Atkins. Devonta White contributed 4 assists for them, while Curtis Washington had 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Alabama were victorious, as the score was 38-30 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Alabama as they grabbed 40 boards, while Georgia State only had 24.