TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Josh Carter scored 23 points and Texas
A&M defeated Alabama 86-78 in overtime on Saturday night.
In the overtime, the Aggies (7-1) held Alabama (5-3) without a
field goal as Demetrius Jemison made three free throws and Alonzo
Gee hit two for the Crimson Tide.
Alabama led 70-67 until the Aggies made two 3-pointers in the
final 17 seconds to send the game into overtime. Nathan Walkup hit
a 3-pointer with 17 seconds left to make the score 72-70, but
Mikhail Torrance hit a free throw to push the Alabama lead back to
B.J. Holmes hit a 3-pointer with one second left in regulation,
setting up a 13-5 overtime advantage for the Aggies.
Holmes had 16 points for Texas A&M, followed by 15 points and
nine rebounds from Bryan Davis.
Gee led Alabama with 19 points and Senario Hillman added 17.