Richmond upsets Alabama 71-64 in Round 1 of Men’s NIT - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Richmond upsets Alabama 71-64 in Round 1 of Men’s NIT

(Source: University of Alabama) (Source: University of Alabama)
TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) -

Tuesday night, no. 3 seed Alabama hosted no. 6 seed Richmond Spiders for the first round of the NIT.

Senior guard Corban Collins led the way for the Tide with 19 points, knocking down five 3-pointers while redshirt freshman Dazon Ingram dropped in 11 points.

Unfortunately, Alabama’s effort wasn’t enough as the Spiders played more efficient on offense, upsetting the Tide 71-64.

While Alabama shot 42 percent for the game, Richmond shot 54 percent from the field.

The loss ends the Tide’s season and knocks their record to 19-15 on the year.

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