Dazon Ingram had sixteen factors and 10 rebounds, and Alabama defeated LSU seventy four-sixty six on Saturday night time.
Collin Sexton scored 18 factors for Alabama (eleven-6, three-2 Southeastern Convention), which gained a league recreation on the street for the primary time in three tries this season.
Sexton, who got here in averaging a workforce-main 19.5 factors, was the obvious focus of LSU’s defensive technique and needed to work for every part he acquired. He made solely four of sixteen photographs and turned the ball over 9 occasions, but in addition hit all six of his free throws, together with two with 1:10 following a technical on flamable LSU coach Will Wade.
Tremont Waters made 5 three-pointeers and completed with 19 for LSU (eleven-5, 2-2), which has misplaced its first two league video games at house, the opposite towards No. 21 Kentucky.
Aaron Epps scored 14 factors and Duop Reath scored 12 for LSU, which had considered one of its worst capturing nights this season.
Wade acquired his technical foul when he made contact with an official throughout a protracted rant that started when Waters made a clumsy, leaping steal by pinning the ball between his hand and his leg. Officers referred to as it a kicked ball, returning possession to Alabama. His face turning pink, Wade slammed the scorers’ desk with each palms a number of occasions and yelled at officers whereas Alabama capitalized with Ingram’s dunk to make it sixty six-fifty eight with 1:22 to go.