Texas Southern Downs Alabama State 70-50 - Match Report
The battle between Texas Southern and Alabama State didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Alabama State was handed a 70-50 defeat on Monday at ASU Acadome.
Fred Sturdivant had 22 points for Texas Southern and Aaron Clayborn chipped in with 12 points. Ray Penn had 9 assists for them, while Fred Sturdivant was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Alabama State got 18 points from Joshua Freelove in a losing cause and another 14 points from Phillip Crawford. Denzell McDaniel contributed 4 assists for them, while Phillip Crawford had 10 rebounds.
Texas Southern led at halftime, 36-26.
Texas Southern had a 47-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.