NORMAL, Alta. (AP) – Martaveous McKnight had 24 points while Arkansas-Pine Bluff defeated Alabama A & M 69-60 on Monday night.

McKnight shot 9 for 10 from the line.

Artavious McDyess had 13 points for Arkansas-Pine Bluff (9-15, South American Athletics Conference 6-5). Terrance Banyard added 11 points and seven rebounds. Shaun Doss had 11 points for the road team.

Jalen Reeder had 15 points for the Bulldogs (5-20, 4-7). Andre Kennedy added 14 points. Gerron Scissum had seven rebounds.

The Gold Lions improve to 2-0 against the Bulldogs on the season. Arkansas-Pine Bluff defeated Alabama A & M 50-49 on Jan. 14. Arkansas-Pine Bluff will face Southern at home on Saturday. Alabama A & M faces the state of Alabama on the road Saturday.