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March 9, 2013

Blazers keep season alive, beat Delta State

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Alabama-Huntsville 90, VSU women 79

Valdosta State couldn’t overcome 18 first-half turnovers and fell to Alabama-Huntsville 90-79.

With the loss, the Lady Blazers (16-11) will await Sunday evening's NCAA Regional Selection to learn if its season will continue. The selections for the 2013 NCAA Regional Tournaments will be announced at 9 p.m.

Valdosta State's turnovers allowed Alabama-Huntsville to score 23 of its 54 first-half points off turnovers and build a commanding 54-29 halftime lead. The Lady Blazers closed within nine in the second half, coming with less than a minute left.

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