Florida Gulf Coast Tournament - Alcorn State vs Samford Final: 69-65 - Recap
Alcorn State earned a 69-65 victory over Samford on Thursday, getting 24 points from LeAntwan Luckett at Alico Arena.
Alcorn State got 17 points from Anthony Evans and another 9 points from Josh Nicholas. Anthony Evans contributed 5 assists, while Josh Nicholas cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Samford got 16 points from Tyler Hood in a losing cause and another 14 points from Raijon Kelly. Raijon Kelly contributed 4 assists for them, while Tim Williams had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Samford were victorious, as the score was 32-28 at the break.
Samford had a 45-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.