Alabama Falls 67-66 to South Carolina - Recap
South Carolina earned a 67-66 victory over Alabama on Saturday, getting 22 points from Sindarius Thornwell at Colonial Life Arena.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 1, meaning the game was a push for bettors.
Brenton Williams had 10 points for South Carolina and Michael Carrera chipped in with 8 points. Duane Notice had 6 assists for them, while Michael Carrera was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
Alabama got a 27-point performance from Trevor Releford, who was supported by 11 points from Shannon Hale. Rodney Cooper had 5 assists in a losing cause for Alabama, while Rodney Cooper grabbed 5 rebounds.
South Carolina led at halftime, 28-19.
South Carolina won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 27-25.