Alabama St. 91, Alcorn St. 64

Menji Mundadi scored 21 points to pace Alabama State to a 91-64

win over Alcorn State on Saturday night.

Byron Walker and Christopher Duncan chipped in with 15 points

each for the Hornets (11-13, 8-5 Southwestern Athletic Conference),

who have won two in a row. Alabama State swept the season series

against the Braves, as they defeated them 69-62 on Jan. 23.

Alabama State jumped out to a 24-4 lead after two free throws

from Mundadi with 13:17 remaining in the first half. The Hornets

would lead 49-24 at halftime.

Alabama State shot 60 percent in the first half (18-for-30),

while the Braves shot only 35 percent (7-for-20).

Tony Eackles scored 25 points to pace Alcorn State (1-26,

1-13).

The Hornets outrebounded the Braves in the game 28-16, and shot

58.2 percent from the field (32-for-55).

Alcorn State shot 42.6 percent (20-for-47).