BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — AJ Farrar scored a career-high 20 points with 11 rebounds as Alabama State narrowly defeated Southern 60-57 on Monday night.
Sidney Umude had 18 points for the Jaguars (5-23, 4-11). Richard Lee added 16 points, seven assists and six rebounds.
The Hornets improve to 2-0 against the Jaguars on the season. Alabama State defeated Southern 69-65 on Jan. 28. Alabama State matches up against Texas Southern at home on Saturday. Southern plays Alcorn State at home on Saturday.