Alabama Agricultural And Mechanical University Bulldogs And Lady
With a minute to go, Nigeria Jones made a 3-pointer to give Alabama - A & M 84-83 - but Jackson State put it away in front of 7,000 fans at the sold-out Georgia Dome. Sunday's opponent, Alabama A & M, picked up its first win of the season against the Swans and finished the season with its second straight win, a 72-71 victory over the Bulldogs. With the win, Jackson State has never trailed an opponent by more than 10 points this season.
Trendon Watford had 21 points and Javonte Smart 20 for LSU, which was the first time the Tigers had three score 20 + since beating North Florida on December 2, 2015. The Bulldogs took a 15-25 lead when Rickey Rickets nailed a throw of his own. Harper pulled one for Alabama - A & M with 13: 22 on the clock to show, but the teams exploded on offense over the next four - and - a - half minutes. Cassise took advantage of a mishap by Alabama A & M and scored on a breakaway - ending the Golden Grizzlies' 16-2 run and forcing Bulldogs skipper Vann Pettaway to take a timeout. He then pulled another to go into halftime with a 3-pointer to extend the Bulldogs' lead to eight, their biggest of the game.
Myron Gordon scored 28 points to lead the Bulldogs, while senior forward Jacob Tryon had 18 points and 12 rebounds for a double-double. LSU is second in the league in points and 1-1, while Georgie, who had a bye last Wednesday, is 7-1 (0-1 in the Southeastern Conference). Florida A & M (AAMU) lost its opening game 69-69, but the Lady Bulldogs had two players averaging double digits, Dane Goodwin (16 points, 10 rebounds) and second-year guard T.J. Smith (12 points). Both Goodwin, a Texas A & M graduate, and Smith were also named to the MABC All-Tournament team.
After losing to Mississippi State, the Bulldogs defeated Alabama A & M (AAMU) in the first round of the SIAC Tournament, as well as South Carolina State (SAC) and Auburn (SEC). Notre Dame has a 2-1 record in the game of SIac, with wins over Georgia Tech (1-0), Georgia Southern (0-2), South Alabama (3-3) and Georgia (5-4), with a loss to Georgia State and a win over Alabama State. Over the past two years, Alabama and A & M have won all four games against the South Atlantic Conference and all but one with the NCAA Division II title.
Examples of the Bulldogs' biggest rivals are Alabama A & M, Alabama State, Georgia Southern, South Alabama and Georgia Tech. Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University also provides a decent football team that competes against a host of universities in the South. Examples of colleges they often face are South Carolina State (SAC), Auburn (SEC) and South Florida (ACC). Examples include Auburn, Ole Miss, Mississippi State and Auburn University, as well as Auburn and Alabama.
The Bulldogs lead 4-0 against AAMU in a series that stretches back to the 1988-89 season. The Bulldog basketball program is a proud part of the school's history and one of the original sports adopted by the school. In 1939, the Alabama Board of Education approved the college to offer higher education, and in 1969 Alabama A & M University became the first public college in the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SAC). She was first accredited in 1963 and became a member of the Southern University Conference (SCHE) in 1965.
Alabama A & M University was founded in 1873 by the Alabama State Legislature as a public college in the state of Alabama. The school opened its doors in 1874 as the first public college in Alabama and the first agricultural college in the country.
The city also has a number of cultural offerings, including the Alabama A & M Museum of Natural History and the University of Alabama at Birmingham. It is home to Space Camp and is one of the top tourist attractions in Alabama.
The University of North Alabama Chargers offers a full range of games in various sports, and the name is a nod to the university's long history as the home of football, basketball and baseball. The Bulldogs also offer basketball, baseball, football, women's and men's football, baseball and softball.
The Bulldogs are 8-22 this year, including a 5-13 mark in SWAC play, although they have played in front of home crowds. The Bulldogs have proved they are capable of playing one of the best seasons in school history, going unbeaten for the first time in the regular season last year. Bulldogs head coaches have amassed the second-best record in South Atlantic Conference history behind the University of Alabama at Birmingham with a 93-137 record.
Tripucka is a revitalizing force, and her father Frank is a heir of Notre Dame. Irish football teams fought in the Second World War, the Civil War and the Korean War, as well as the Vietnam War. She was honored as a member of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, National Guard and Air Force.