Reliving Collin Sexton's debut in Alabama's win over Lipscomb

Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 01:09:35 PM. Alabama guard Collin Sexton made his debut Tuesday in an 86-64 victory over Lipscomb.
Collin Sexton's college basketball debut will be remembered as a good one. The freshman guard scored a team-high 22 points and dished out five assists while leading Alabama to an 86-64 victory over Lipscomb in the team's home opener at Coleman Coliseum. Fittingly, Sexton delivered the knockout blow with a three-pointer and then exited to a standing ovation with 1:49 left on the clock. He wasn't the only Tide player who shined, however. John Petty scored 14 points and Dazon Ingram contributed 13 points, five assists and seven rebounds. FINAL: Alabama 86, Lipscomb 64  SECOND HALF -- Alabama 85, Lipscomb 64 (1:48) Collin Sexton hits an open three-pointer and he exits to a standing ovation. Fan favorite Lawson Schaffer enters. -- Alabama 80, Lipscomb 63 (3:08) Collin Sexton hits a three-pointer and the crowd begins to head for the exits with the outcome all but settled. Sexton hit a layup on a previous possession and leads Alabama with 19 points.  -- Alabama 74, Lipscomb 58 (5:07) John Petty hits another three-pointer. He has overtaken Collin Sexton as the team's leading scorer with 14 points. -- Alabama 71, Lipscomb 56 (5:43) Alabama's athleticism is taking over. Dazon Ingram threw down a dunk and then Collin Sexton made a nice no-look feed to Donta Hall, leading to another dunk on a fast-break opportunity.  -- Alabama 65, Lipscomb 54 (7:54) John Petty his a three-pointer in the corner. Petty, the team's other highly-touted freshman, has come alive, scoring seven points in the...Read more
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