By The Associated Press
OXFORD – Chris Warren scored 21 points to help No. 25 Ole Miss come back from 19 points down in the second half to beat Alabama 74-67 Saturday night.
Terrence Henry had 20 points and eight rebounds for the Rebels (17-6, 5-4 Southeastern) who snapped a two-game losing streak. The Rebels made 22 of 29 free throws in the second half.
Ole Miss was down 43-24 a minute into the first half, but slowly chipped away until Terrico White’s tip-in with 6:11 left put the Rebels up 58-56.
White, Warren and Henry combined to hit four free throws in the final 28 seconds to send Alabama (13-10, 3-6) to its third straight loss.
JaMychal Green led the Crimson Tide with 18 points and added seven rebounds. Tony Mitchell had 16 points and eight rebounds.
Read more in Sunday’s NEMS Daily Journal.