Alabama Downs LSU 82-80 - Match Report
Alabama got 21 points from Trevor Releford as they ran past LSU 82-80 on Saturday at Coleman Coliseum.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 2, meaning the game was a push for bettors.
Rodney Cooper had 19 points for Alabama and Shannon Hale chipped in with 17 points. Shannon Hale had 6 assists for them, while Rodney Cooper was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
LSU got 18 points from Johnny O'Bryant III in a losing cause and another 13 points from Shavon Coleman. Andre Stringer contributed 6 assists for them, while Jordan Mickey had 6 rebounds.
Alabama led at halftime, 36-23.
The rebound battle favored LSU as they grabbed 34 boards, while Alabama only had 29.