Johnson scores 14 as Tide rolls over Missouri 70-60
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — After losing on a buzzer-beating 3-pointer in its second consecutive defeat on Saturday, Alabama needed a pick-me-up performance against Missouri.
Who better to turn morale around than the coach's son?
Avery Johnson Jr. scored 14 points to lead Alabama to a 70-60 road victory over Missouri on Wednesday.
No. 25 Alabama squeaks by Texas-Arlington
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama did what it needed to to remain unbeaten.
Freshman Collin Sexton scored 29 points and No. 25 Alabama beat UT-Arlington 77-76 in a come-from-behind victory Tuesday night.
"By any stretch of the imagination it wasn't pretty, but we did whatever it took to win the game," Alabama coach Avery Johnson said.
Sexton scored the last five points for Alabama, including three free throws.
"Every time I step on the court I have to give it my all," Sexton said.