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By DAVID BRANDT
AP Sports Writer 

Alabama slows Trae Young, stuns No. 12 Oklahoma 80-73

 

January 28, 2018



TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama coach Avery Johnson said he'll throw three or four different defensive looks at an opposing team during a typical game.

Oklahoma — and its freshman sensation Trae Young — got seven of them.

Not all of them worked, but most of them did. The result was one of Young's worst offensive games of the year and an 80-73 upset victory for the Crimson Tide over No. 12 Oklahoma on Saturday in the Big 12/SEC Challenge.

Alabama's own star freshman, Collin Sexton, scored 18 points. The 6-foot-3 guard was part of the waves of Crimson Tide defense that held Young to jus...



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