GRAMBLING, La. -- Christon Cameron scored 13 points and Grambling moved to 2-0 in the Southwestern Conference with a 68-63 win over Alabama State on Monday night.
The Tigers built a 38-32 advantage at intermission, shooting 12 of 28 from the field (42.8%) in the first half.
The loss was eighth in a row for Alabama State and 14th in its first 15 game. The Hornets (1-14, 0-2) host Mississippi Valley State Saturday. Grambling (8-7, 2-0) travels to Baton Rouge to face Southern.
Smith scores career-high 27 to lead Mississippi State 72-69
— Tolu Smith scored a career-high 27 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead Mississippi State to a 72-69 victory over Florida on Saturday.
Weems scores 20 to lift DePaul past Valparaiso 77-58
— Romeo Weems had 20 points as DePaul beat Valparaiso 77-58 on Saturday.
Forrest scores 27 to lead FAU past FIU 107-63
— Michael Forrest had a season-high 27 points as Florida Atlantic easily beat Florida International 107-63 on Saturday.