Alabama 76, Florida A&amp,M 37

JaMychal Green scored 14 points to lead five Alabama players in

double-figure scoring as the Crimson Tide cruised to a 76-37 win

over Florida A&M in the season opener for both teams on Friday

night.

Tony Mitchell added 12 points and nine rebounds, Senario Hillman

and Charvez Davis 11 points, and Charles Hankerson 10 points as

Alabama won its 1,500th game. Alabama became the 32nd Division I

program and third SEC school to reach that milestone.

Amin Stevens led Florida A&M with eight points. The Rattlers

shot only 23.1 percent from the floor and 9.5 percent from 3-point

range.

Alabama scored the first 11 points of the game and pushed the

lead to 32-11 on a 3-point shot by Davis at the 4:32 mark.

Alabama led by as many as 44 points, 76-32, when Davis made a

3-pointer with 2:13 to play.