Benjamin scores 23 to carry UAB past Alcorn St. 99-50

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Jalen Benjamin had 23 points as UAB routed Alcorn State 99-50 on Wednesday.

Kassim Nicholson had 16 points for UAB (1-0). Quan Jackson added 14 points. Tyreek Scott-Grayson had 10 points.

Kurk Lee had 14 points for the Braves (0-1). Tyree Corbett added 11 points.

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