Tallahassee, FL (AP) - Amin Stevens scored 15 points to lead
four Florida A&M players in double figures as the Rattlers took a
64-53 win over Savannah State on Thursday night.
The Rattlers (2-1), who led 24-18 at halftime, shot 40 percent
from the field for the game (20 of 50) and made 20 of 26 free
Christopher Walker scored 12 points for Florida A&M and Larry
Jackson and Rasheem Jenkins chipped in 11 apiece.
Jovonni Shuler, who scored 25 points, was the only player in
double figures for the Tigers (1-3), who shot just 29.6 percent
from the floor (16 of 54).
Savannah State stayed within reach of the Rattlers by hitting 6
of 13 3-pointers and 15 of 20 free throws. The Tigers also won the
battle of the boards 42-32, but turned the ball over 19 times
compared to only 13 for Florida A&M.
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