Bosh leads Alabama St. to 65-54 win over SMU
DALLAS (AP)—Joel Bosh scored 16 points and had eight rebounds to lead Alabama State to a 64-54 victory over SMU on Sunday in the SMU Tip Off Classic.
Bosh shot 5-of-9 from the field and 4-of-6 from the free-throw line. Brandon Gordon and Andrew Hayles each scored 10 for the Hornets (2-0).
Bamba Fall led SMU with 15 points. Jon Killen added 11 and had five assists. Alex Malone scored 10.
SMU (0-2) scored only two points in just over eight minutes of the first half and trailed 32-19 at the half. The Mustangs cut the lead to 34-30 with 15:30 left in the second half but could get no closer.
Alabama State shot 38 percent from the field and SMU shot 37 percent.