Green leads Alabama past LSU 66-49Jan 10, 2010 - 12:08 AM By BRETT MARTEL AP Sports Writer
BATON ROUGE, La.(AP) -- JaMychal Green scored 14 points and Alabama stretched its winning streak to four games with a 66-49 victory over LSU on Saturday night in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams.
Senario Hillman scored 13 points and Mikhail Torrance 12 for the Crimson Tide (11-4, 1-0), which led by double digits early and by as much as 26 points in the second half en route to its fifth victory in six games.
Green, who entered the game shooting 56 percent for the season, was 6 of 11 from the field against the Tigers, hitting an array of short jump hooks and graceful turnaround jumpers from the lane.
Bo Spencer scored 13 and Tasmin Mitchell had 11 points and nine rebounds for LSU (9-6, 0-1), which has lost four of five games.
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LSU 49 FINAL
Jan 9 6:53 PM
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HALFTIME 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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ALABAMA 33 33
LSU 18 18 HALFTIME
HIGH SCORERS AT HALFTIME
ALABAMA - JAMYCHAL GREEN 12, JUSTIN KNOX 6, THREE
PLAYERS WITH 4
LSU - DENNIS HARRIS 6, TASMIN MITCHELL 6,
THREE PLAYERS WITH 2
Jan 9 5:50 PM
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