South Alabama vs Florida International

FIU 81, South Alabama 74

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MIAMI (AP) - DeJuan Wright scored 35 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead Florida International over South Alabama 81-74 Saturday night, in the regular season finale for both teams.

Wright scored six of his points during a key run for the Panthers (16-11, 8-8 Sun Belt Conference) in the first half.

FIU led 30-27 and outscored the Jaguars 11-1 the 2:53 left in the first half. South Alabama had three turnovers during the spurt.

The Jaguars outshot FIU 49.2 percent (31 of 63) to 49.3 percent (25 of 62) but where outscored 41-30 before halftime. South Alabama had nine of their 12 turnovers in the first half.

Jeremy Allen added 21 points for the Panthers, who ended a five game skid.

Augustine Rubit led the Jaguars (16-11, 8-8) with 25 points and 14 rebounds. Mychal Ammons scored 12 points and Freddie Goldstein 10 for South Alabama, which snapped a four-game win streak.

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Scoreboard
South Alabama (16-11)304474
Florida International (8-20) «414081

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South Alabama Jaguars
A. Lundy, F163-51-25137
A. Rubit, C3512-151-1141225
F. Goldstein, G334-150-001410
M. Ammons, G314-104-843312
T. Anderson, G172-60-03144
D. Jones202-42-22238
J. Carter183-40-03036
W. Wright181-20-22402
D. Hersey70-20-03020
J. Diaz50-00-00110
Totals 31-638-1539142574
 49.2%53.3% 
Florida International Golden Panthers
D. Ferguson, F80-20-01010
G. Dierickx, C51-10-01002
J. Allen, G407-213-352321
D. Wright, G409-1816-19131235
P. Taylor, G232-50-01134
D. Hill332-32-41916
B. Moore322-94-59248
C. Bell112-30-00105
T. Wozniak70-00-01000
J. De La Rosa10-00-00000
Totals 25-6225-3137161481
 40.3%80.6% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington14-427-945
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Middle Tenn.17-131-535
La. Tech14-423-10117
Old Dominion12-619-12136
UTEP12-615-17222
Rice11-723-12168
Marshall10-820-15112
UAB9-917-16198
Western Ky.9-915-17226
UT-San Antonio8-1014-19264
Charlotte7-1113-17243
FAU6-1210-20282
So. Miss6-129-22331
FIU3-157-24337
North Texas2-168-22339
 
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