Boxscore
Alabama 75, Lamar 47
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Coleman Coliseum, Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Officials - Bruce Benedict, Tony Greene, Vladimir Voyard-Tadal
Attendance - 10436

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Lamar 27 20 47
Alabama 36 39 75

Recap


Alabama 75, Lamar 47: Rodney Cooper scored a game-high 17 points off the bench and the host Crimson Tide shook off the pesky Cardinals with an 18-2 second-half run.

Alabama (6-0) trailed at times in the opening 10 minutes of the first half and held a slender 25-23 lead with 5:47 remaining before halftime. But the Crimson Tide led 36-27 at intermission, then limited Lamar (1-6) to two points during a nine-minute stretch of the second half to open a 59-33 advantage.

Stan Brown scored 14 points to lead the Cardinals, who shot just 37.5 percent from the field.

Retin Obasohan scored 13 points and Levi Randolph and Dakota Slaughter added 10 points each for Alabama, which shot 18 free throws to Lamar’s seven.

The Crimson Tide forced 17 turnovers and outrebounded Lamar 40-25. Alabama made just 10 of 18 free-throw attempts (55.6 percent).

GAME NOTEBOOK: Lamar coach Pat Knight, son of Hall of Famer Bob Knight, was ejected early in the second half. ... Brown finished with nine rebounds and three steals. … Alabama travels to No. 16 Cincinnati on Saturday.

Lamar Cardinals

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Nikko Acosta 30:00 1-8 0-0 1-2 1 1 2 1 2 0 1 2 3
Keilan Blanks 24:00 1-5 0-1 0-0 0 3 3 1 0 1 3 0 2
Matt Hancock 13:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
Donnell Minton 25:00 2-7 0-1 0-0 1 2 3 2 2 0 5 0 4
Stan Brown 33:00 6-10 0-0 2-3 4 5 9 1 1 3 1 0 14
Sebastian Norman 12:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 4
Donley Minor 22:00 2-4 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 0 3 0 4
Rhon Mitchell 26:00 5-12 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 1 1 2 2 10
Hondo Webb 15:00 2-4 1-2 1-2 1 2 3 1 4 0 2 0 6
TOTAL 200 21-56 1-7 4-7 8 17 25 6 13 5 17 5 47
  37.5% 14.3% 57.1% Team Rebs: 8   Total TO: 17

Alabama Crimson Tide

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Carl Engstrom 15:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 3 4
Trevor Lacey 26:00 2-5 1-3 2-6 0 4 4 3 2 2 4 2 7
Retin Obasohan 27:00 4-7 2-4 3-5 0 2 2 2 0 3 2 0 13
Levi Randolph 34:00 4-10 1-3 1-2 4 1 5 3 2 1 2 0 10
Devonta Pollard 23:00 3-6 0-0 0-0 1 3 4 1 0 2 2 3 6
Nick Jacobs 14:00 3-7 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 6
Rodney Cooper 28:00 8-18 0-7 1-1 6 2 8 3 2 0 1 0 17
Moussa Gueye 11:00 0-2 0-0 2-2 4 5 9 0 1 0 2 2 2
Dakota Slaughter 10:00 4-5 1-1 1-2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 10
Keon Blackledge 9:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0
Julian Goode 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Isaiah Wilson 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 30-64 5-20 10-18 18 22 40 13 11 9 13 12 75
  46.9% 25.0% 55.6% Team Rebs: 0   Total TO: 13