ALST Alabama State Hornets 55
Alabama State Hornets Alabama State Overall (2-8)
ATS (0-0)
O/U (0-0)
December 21 2018
LIB Liberty Flames 73
Liberty Flames Liberty Overall (10-3)
ATS (0-0)
O/U (0-0)
Final
Money Line Total: Spread ATS
12
Alabama State Hornets OFF OFF OFF
1837
Liberty Flames OFF OFF OFF
3538
Final
Money Line Total: Spread ATS
ALST OFF OFF OFF
LIB OFF OFF OFF
Recap

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Keenan Gumbs scored 14 points and had a game-high seven rebounds and Liberty rode a big first-half lead to a 73-55 victory over Alabama State in the opener of the St. Pete Shootout on Friday.

Saturday, Liberty plays Austin Peay for the tournament title and Alabama State takes on Campbell for third place.

Darius McGhee made three 3-pointers and he and Scottie James scored 11 points each for the Flames, who are 10-3 for the first time since 1991.

Reginald Gee scored 12 points and Jacoby Ross, with three 3-pointers, and Leon Daniels added 10 points each for the Hornets (2-8), who have lost six straight.

Alabama State led 5-2 before an 11-0 Flames run. Liberty outscored Alabama State 35-18 in the first half behind 63 percent shooting, including 64 percent from the arc (7 of 11). Liberty shot 53 percent in the second half when the Hornets didn't get closer than 11 and trailed by as many as 23.

Matchup
Alabama State Overall
W/L 2-8
ATS 0-0
Pts For 64.6
Pts Against 75.9
Total 0-0
Alabama State Away
W/L 0-8
ATS 0-0
Pts For 57.9
Pts Against 81.5
Total 0-0
Date Opponent Result ATS O/U
Avg. Points For
Avg. Points Against
ATS
Over/Under
Liberty Overall
W/L 10-3
ATS 0-0
Pts For 80.2
Pts Against 60.5
Total 0-0
Liberty Home
W/L 8-0
ATS 0-0
Pts For 83.3
Pts Against 50.9
Total 0-0
Date Opponent Result ATS O/U
Avg. Points For
Avg. Points Against
ATS
Over/Under
Scoring
Liberty
NameMinFG3 PTFTOff RebRebAstStlBlkTOFouls+/-PTS
Keenan Gumbs (F) 27:003-5 60%2-2 100%6-6 100%1703032014
Darius McGhee (G) 26:004-8 50%3-7 42.9%0-0 0%0220012011
Scottie James (F) 15:003-4 75%0-0 0%5-6 83.3%0510042011
Keegan McDowell (G-F) 16:003-3 100%2-2 100%0-0 0%022002008
Georgie Pacheco-Ortiz (G) 26:001-3 33.3%1-2 50%4-4 100%010110007
Caleb Homesley (G) 25:003-5 60%1-2 50%0-1 0%041022307
Lovell Cabbil (G) 23:002-3 66.7%0-1 0%2-2 100%012203206
Myo Baxter-Bell (F) 18:002-3 66.7%0-0 0%2-2 100%132011306
Elijah Cuffee (G-F) 20:000-1 0%0-1 0%2-2 100%032000402
Brendan Newton (C) 3:000-0 0%0-0 0%1-2 50%000000101
Zach Farquhar (G) 1:000-0 0%0-0 0%0-0 0%000000000
Alabama State
NameMinFG3 PTFTOff RebRebAstStlBlkTOFouls+/-PTS
Reginald Gee (G) 32:004-11 36.4%2-5 40%2-6 33.3%1121034012
Jacoby Ross (G) 34:003-12 25%3-5 60%1-2 50%0050010010
Leon Daniels (G-F) 16:004-5 80%2-2 100%0-2 0%1301001010
Kevin Holston (G) 28:002-5 40%2-3 66.7%1-2 50%141102407
Branden Johnson (C) 13:002-2 100%0-0 0%2-2 100%030101006
Austin Rogers (G-F) 25:002-2 100%0-0 0%0-3 0%042101004
Fausto Pichardo (F) 19:001-2 50%0-0 0%2-2 100%120103504
Ed Jones (F) 20:000-5 0%0-3 0%2-2 100%120102302
Gene Davis (G) 10:000-1 0%0-1 0%0-0 0%000001100
Tobi Ewuosho (G) 3:000-0 0%0-0 0%0-0 0%000003200