Alabama A&M Falls 83-72 to Tennessee State - Recap
|Alabama A&M Falls 83-72 to Tennessee State - Recap|
Robert Covington scored 25 points for Tennessee State on Saturday, leading them to an 83-72 victory over Alabama A&M at Elmore Gymnasium.
Kellen Thornton had 17 points for Tennessee State and Patrick Miller chipped in with 14 points. Patrick Miller had 4 assists for them, while M.J. Rhett was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Alabama A&M got 16 points from Jeremy Crutcher in a losing cause and another 16 points from Brandon Ellis. Jeremy Crutcher contributed 6 assists for them, while Demarquelle Tabb had 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Tennessee State were victorious, as the score was 39-31 at the break.
Alabama A&M won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-29.