Alabama St.’s Hayles surpasses 1,000 career points in win
PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP)—Arkansas-Pine Bluff shot a dismal 28 percent in the second half as Alabama State cruised to a 69-51 win Monday.
The Golden Lions (10-12, 6-5 Southwestern Athletic Conference) scored just 19 points in the second half.
Brandon Brooks scored 19 points and Andrew Hayles had 18 to lead Alabama State (13-8, 9-2). Roland Pitch added a dozen points for the Hornets. Hayles surpassed 1,000 career points in the second half.
Larry Williams led Arkansas-Pine Bluff with 17 points; no other Golden Lion scored more than 5 points.
The Hornets, who trailed 32-30 at the half, outrebounded Arkansas-Pine Bluff 46-29 in the win.