Alabama Downs Mississippi 67-64 - Match Report
|Alabama Downs Mississippi 67-64 - Match Report|
Trevor Releford went off for 26 points and added 5 rebounds leading Alabama over Mississippi, 67-64, on Tuesday at Coleman Coliseum.
Alabama did not, however, defeat Mississippi against the spread, which closed at 3.5 at most sportsbooks.
Nick Jacobs had 18 points for Alabama and Shannon Hale chipped in with 15 points. Shannon Hale had 3 assists for them, while Rodney Cooper was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Mississippi got 14 points from Marshall Henderson in a losing cause and another 13 points from Anthony Perez. Jarvis Summers contributed 4 assists for them, while Ladarius White had 8 rebounds.
Alabama led at halftime, 33-26.
Alabama won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-34.