TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Chris Perry scored 14 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, leading South Florida to a 66-64 victory over Alabama on Saturday night.
Victor Rudd led South Florida (6-2) with 15 points and added seven rebounds.
Anthony Collins sank 5 of 6 free-throw attempts down the stretch for the Bulls, who survived three desperation shots at the other end in the final seconds.
Retin Obasohan paced Alabama (4-4) with 20 points and Trevor Releford added 17 before fouling out with 35 seconds to go. Levi Randolph and Nick Jacobs finished with 12 and 10 points, respectively, for the Crimson Tide.
Alabama broke out to a 9-2 advantage as South Florida missed nine of its first 10 shots. The Bulls took the lead with an 11-2 run and led 29-25 at the break.
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