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
Winthrop15-323-679
UNC-Ash.15-323-865
Liberty14-419-12164
Gardner-Webb11-718-13200
High Point9-915-15232
Radford8-1013-17226
Campbell7-1114-16272
Char. So.7-1111-18293
Longwood3-156-23339
Presbyterian1-175-24344

Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
FGCU12-224-785
Lipscomb11-320-12158
No. Florida8-614-18235
S.C. Upstate7-717-15220
Kennesaw St.7-714-17278
Jacksonville5-917-15289
N.J. Tech3-1111-20283
Stetson3-1111-21332
 
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KEN 67 Final
Missouri 104
Lipscomb 65 Final
MRST 89
SAV 33 Final
Wisc 66