BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - JaMychal Green scored 18 and Alabama
beat LSU 67-56 on Thursday night, giving the Crimson Tide 12 wins
in 14 games while extending the Tigers' losing streak to nine.
Trevor Releford had 15 points for Alabama (17-8, 9-2 SEC),
sending LSU fans to the exits with his driving floater as he was
fouled with 2:12 left that put Alabama ahead 65-56. Tony Mitchell
added 13, snapping his string of four-straight games with 20 or
Ralston Turner scored 17 points and Malcolm White 14 for LSU
(10-16, 2-9), which stayed close most of the game but was done in
by 10 missed free throws and 17 turnovers that the Tide converted
into 30 points.
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