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Western Kentucky vs South Alabama

South Alabama 66, W. Kentucky 61


MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Mychal Ammons scored 17 points and South Alabama closed with an 18-5 run to defeat Western Kentucky 66-61 Saturday night in a Sun Belt Conference game.

The Jaguars (15-10, 7-7) won their third straight game and fifth in the last six.

South Alabama trailed 56-48 with 5:41 to play before making its closing run. The Jaguars scored 14 of the game's next 16 points and got crucial free throws from Trey Anderson and Javier Carter in the last 30 seconds to clinch the win.

Carter, who scored 10 points and took 10 rebounds, was one of two Jaguars to post a double-double. Augustine Rubit recorded his ninth double-double of the season with 10 points and 13 boards. Carter also blocked eight shots, a personal best, and the second-most in a game in school history.

Derrick Gordon led Western Kentucky (9-18, 5-9) with 16 points and Jamal Crook added 14.

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Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
G. Fant, F292-61-23135
T. Akol, F245-81-230311
D. Gordon, G356-133-491416
J. Crook, G336-111-243214
T. Price, G242-110-05344
K. McDonald233-70-02137
N. Snipes140-20-03000
V. Zollo111-30-12132
K. Anyigbo71-20-11102
Totals 26-636-1235112261
South Alabama Jaguars
A. Rubit, F364-112-4130310
A. Lundy, F151-60-01032
M. Ammons, G334-109-1081317
F. Goldstein, G313-122-23319
T. Anderson, G303-73-43439
J. Carter274-102-2101110
D. Jones174-60-03009
W. Wright70-00-00000
J. Diaz40-00-01200
Totals 23-6218-2248111466
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Georgia St.17-125-9
Western Ky.12-620-12
Arkansas St.10-819-13
S. Alabama5-1311-20
Texas St.4-148-23
Other games
Louisville 90 Final
DEP 82
MU 79 Final
UConn 64
Wich St 91 Final
UNLV 45 Final
N Mexico 65
Florida St 76 Final
MD 44 Final
Virginia 71
K-State 57 Final
Baylor 56
Missouri 71 Final
Tx A&M 62
SDSU 56 Final
AF 58
Ole Miss 62 Final
Kentucky 77
CLEM 52 Final
NC 74
Florida 98 Final
Arkansas 68
MARYCA 51 Final
GU 63 Final
GONZAG 65 Final
San Fran 66
TTU 50 Final
Kansas 83
Ohio St 51 Final
Michigan 56
ND 74 Final