Grambling St. 76, Alabama St. 70
GRAMBLING, La. (AP)—Andre Ratliff scored 18 points and Anthony Williams had 17 points and 11 rebounds to lead Grambling State to a 76-70 victory over Alabama State on Saturday night.
Jamal Breaux added 16 points and Kendric Baker had 15 for Grambling (10-19, 8-10 Southwestern Athletic Conference).
There were five ties before halftime and Alabama State led 33-29 at the break.
Tahrea Jackson made a 3-pointer with 7:03 left in the second half for the Alabama State to make it 60-60. But the Tigers went ahead for good at 6:12 on a dunk Breaux.
Jackson finished with 10 points. Andrew Hayles scored 19 points to lead the Hornets (12-12, 10-8) and Joel Bosh had 13 points.