Green scores 22 points in Alabama winNov 27, 2009 - 1:57 AM ORLANDO, Fla.(AP) -- JaMychal Green scored 22 points and Mikhail Torrance had 20 to help Alabama beat Baylor 79-76 in the Old Spice Classic on Thursday night.
Senario Hillman added 15 points for Alabama (3-1).
LaceDarius Dunn had 19 points and Ekpe Udoh added 17 for Baylor (4-1), which was looking to open the season with five consecutive wins for the third straight season.
Green had 15 points, including a dunk with 3 seconds left, as Alabama took a 42-36 lead at halftime. The Crimson Tide scored the final six points of the first half.
Green scored on another slam to put Alabama up 60-51 midway through the second half. Torrance's layup made it 69-59 with 4 minutes remaining.
Dunn's basket got Baylor to 74-71 with 41.7 seconds remaining. Alabama secured the win by hitting five of eight free throws during the final 40 seconds.
- NCAA BB
BAYLOR 76 FINAL
Nov 26 8:52 PM
- NCAA BB
BAYLOR 36 HALFTIME
Nov 26 7:23 PM
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