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G Rodney Cooper, 6-6, Fr., 5.5 ppg., 2.4 rpg.;
G Trevor Lacey, 6-3, Fr., 7.1 ppg., 3.1 rpg.
C Moussa Gueye, 7-0, So., 2.0 ppg., 2.0 rpg.;
G Levi Randolph, 5.9 ppg., 4.0 rpg.;
G Andrew Steele, 6-4, Jr., 7.2 ppg., 2.8 assists.
Mississippi State lineup:
G Jalen Steele, 6-3, So., 8.0 ppg., 1.8 rpg.;
F Renardo Sidney, 6-11, Jr., 10.1 ppg., 5.0 rpg.;
G Dee Bost, 6-2, Sr., 16.0 ppg., 5.1 assists;
G Brian Bryant, 6-3, Sr., 6.6 ppg., 4.6 rpg.;
F Arnett Moultrie, 6-11, Jr., 16.4 ppg., 10.8 rpg.
Noteworthy: Mississippi State lost its fourth straight game after leading by 13 at halftime against Kentucky on Tuesday. … The first two losses came in overtime to Georgia and LSU followed by a road setback at Auburn last Saturday. … Alabama’s 56-52 loss at Mississippi State on Jan. 14 remains the Tide’s worst offensive output of the season. … Neither Carl Engstrom, nor Moussa Gueye appeared in the first meeting between the two. … The Tide’s 79-68 win over Arkansas on Thursday was its second highest scoring game of the season. It trails only the 82-point game recorded against Alabama A&M. … Alabama freshman Rodney Cooper is averaging 22.5 points in the past two SEC road games.