Alabama Downs South Carolina 68-58 - Match Report
Alabama got 17 points from Trevor Lacey en route to a 68-58 victory over South Carolina on Saturday at Coleman Coliseum.
Alabama earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 12-point spread.
Rodney Cooper had 10 points for Alabama and Nick Jacobs chipped in with 10 points. Trevor Releford had 5 assists for them, while Levi Randolph was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
South Carolina got 14 points from Brenton Williams in a losing cause and another 11 points from Laimonas Chatkevicius. Bruce Ellington contributed 3 assists for them, while Lakeem Jackson had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Alabama were victorious, as the score was 35-24 at the break.
The rebound battle favored South Carolina as they grabbed 34 boards, while Alabama only had 31.