Johnson leads Alabama A&M past Ark.-Pine Bluff 56-55

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NORMAL, Ala. (AP) — Jalen Johnson had 22 points, including the game-winning basket on a steal with 22.3 seconds left and Alabama A&M narrowly beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 56-55. Johnson missed a shot in the lane and the Golden Lions grabbed the rebound but Jalen Johnson ripped it out of his hands and laid it in. After a Pine Bluff miss, Brandon Powell was fouled with five seconds left. He missed both shots but the Golden Lions couldn’t get up a final shot. Dequan Morris led the Golden Lions with 11 points and eight rebounds.