UT Martin vs Jacksonville State

Jacksonville St. 77, UT-Martin 46


JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) - Darion Rackley and Ronnie Boggs scored 14 points each as Jacksonville State defeated Tennessee-Martin 77-46 Saturday night in the teams' regular-season finale.

The Gamecocks (14-17, 8-8 Ohio Valley Conference) will play Wednesday night in the conference tournament's opening round. The Skyhawks (4-27, 0-16) failed to qualify.

Unlike the teams' first meeting this season, when Tennessee-Martin shot 61.9 percent in an 85-74 loss, the Skyhawks managed just 30 percent (15 of 50) this time, including 26.1 percent (6 of 23) in the second half.

Jacksonville State shot 59.3 percent (16 of 27) in the first half to lead 40-27 at the break. Nick Cook scored six points and Brian Williams five during a 17-3 run that made it 22-11. The Gamecocks never led by fewer than 11 points in the second half.

Tarvin Gaines added 13 points and Williams 12 for Jacksonville State.

Mike Liabo had 20 points for the Skyhawks.

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UT Martin Skyhawks
J. Washington, F282-42-44216
C. Maclin, F84-50-22058
M. Liabo, G327-203-342020
D. Smith, G310-30-05110
O. Minor, G230-30-00210
T. King282-84-52139
C. Richardson140-02-40102
G. Love130-20-04010
P. Mopo120-20-12120
K. Taylor100-31-22101
W. Akinbobola10-00-00000
Totals 15-5012-2126111446
Jacksonville State Gamecocks
T. Gaines, F264-74-452213
N. Cook, F163-61-26247
R. Boggs, G347-100-076114
B. Williams, G295-90-043112
G. White, G253-91-24407
R. Mafra243-80-09056
D. Rackley244-83-454314
M. Leggett222-50-02124
Totals 31-629-1245221877
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Austin Peay3-138-22318
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