Scores

Final

Allen 40

 

Savannah State 84

(6-9, 0-1 MEAC)

7:00 PM ET, January 8, 2013

Tiger Arena, Savannah, Georgia

1 2 T
ALLN 28 1240
SAV 48 3684

Top Performers

Allen: D. McCord 13 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Savannah State: P. Blackman 20 Pts, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

Savannah St. 84, Allen 40

Associated Press

SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Preston Blackman scored 20 points on 9-of-12 shooting to lead Savannah State to an 84-40 victory over Allen University on Tuesday night.

Rashad Hassan added 19 points for the Tigers (6-9), who shot 59.2 percent for the game (29 of 49), including 64.3 percent in the second half (9 of 14).

Richard Johnson had 15 points for the Yellow Jackets (2-12) while Derick McCord added 13,

Eric Russell hit a 3-pointer that brought Allen within 21-20 with 11:56 left in the first half. The Tigers went on a 12-0 run as part of a 27-8 spurt to close the half for a 48-28 halftime lead.

Christopher Spears' layup with 2:39 to play gave Savannah State an 84-40 lead.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ALLN
SAV
Points 40 84
FG Made-Attempted 14-55 (.255) 29-49 (.592)
3P Made-Attempted 4-21 (.190) 2-8 (.250)
FT Made-Attempted 8-10 (.800) 24-29 (.828)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 9 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 44

2012-13 Season

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