HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (AP) - Brandon Ellis scored 19 points and Jeremy Crutcher added 16 points and nine assists as Alabama A&M defeated Jackson State 72-59 Thursday night. Arthur Capers and Justan Banks added 13 points apiece and Banks also had a season-high 13 rebounds along with four blocks for the Bulldogs.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Jamel Waters hit a game-tying 3-pointer with 44 seconds left and then knocked down a jumper at the buzzer to close out Alabama State's 68-66 comeback victory over Grambling State on Thursday night. Antwan Scott finished with 18 pints for the Tigers and Chandler Thomas chipped in 17 along with 12 rebounds.
TROY, Ala. (AP) - Brandon Edwards had 33 points and 19 rebounds to lead Texas-Arlington to an 87-86 double overtime victory at Troy on Thursday night. Reger Dowell's 3-pointer, with 1:19 left in the second overtime, gave UT Arlington the lead for good at 82-80.
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Augustine Rubit scored 14 points and pulled down 11 rebounds as South Alabama avenged an overtime loss to Texas State earlier this season with a 63-53 win Thursday. Antoine Allen added 13 points for South Alabama. The Jaguars never trailed and jumped to a 20-8 lead en route to a 31-18 halftime advantage.
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