Winthrop vs Jacksonville

Winthrop 59, Jacksonville 45

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Andre Jones scored 26 points and Winthrop played tough defense down the stretch to pull away from Jacksonville 59-45 on Thursday night.

Jacksonville (2-7) jumped out to a 4-0 advantage, but Jones hit a jumper and knocked down a 3-pointer to give Winthrop the lead for good. The Dolphins kept it close, tying the score 10-10 with 12:13 left in the first half, but Winthrop finished the period on a 17-2 run to take a 27-12 lead with 1:40 remaining.

Winthrop (3-6) shot 40 percent from the field (18 of 45) and knocked down 76 percent of their free throws (19 of 25).

The Dolphins had their worst shooting performance of the season, hitting only 32.7 percent from the field (17 of 52), 7.7 percent from 3-point range (1 of 13), and 50 percent from the free-throw line (10 of 20).

Jacksonville (2-6) has now lost five straight games.

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Winthrop Eagles
G. Valentine, F365-82-272412
J. Bourne, F251-62-27034
A. Jones, G368-137-942326
R. Middleton, G333-87-1047114
A. Smith, G180-20-01020
J. Jerome200-40-04010
M. Morgan160-20-03030
G. Gamble120-11-23011
S. Diop41-10-00002
R. King00-00-00000
Totals 18-4519-2535111859
 40%76% 
Jacksonville Dolphins
G. Powell, F328-150-3130216
D. Graham, F251-50-03312
R. Powell, G361-51-26433
K. McDougald, G281-102-45244
C. Davis, G200-35-62005
T. Galvin262-81-33326
A. Cabell213-51-25037
S. Jeffers81-10-01022
E. Graham40-00-01000
Totals 17-5210-2039121745
 32.7%50% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop13-523-9130
High Point13-521-11157
UNC-Ash.12-622-12137
Coast. Car.12-621-12164
Gardner-Webb10-817-16209
Liberty10-813-19264
Radford9-916-15191
Campbell5-1312-18308
Presbyterian5-1311-20319
Longwood5-1310-23323
Char. So.5-139-21298

Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Florida10-422-12161
FGCU8-621-14215
N.J. Tech8-620-15207
Jacksonville8-616-16289
Lipscomb7-712-21269
Kennesaw St.7-711-20263
Stetson4-1012-22303
S.C. Upstate4-1010-22324
 
Other games
KEN 67 Final
Missouri 104
Lipscomb 65 Final
MRST 89
SAV 33 Final
Wisc 66