Arkansas State vs South Alabama

Arkansas St. 63, South Alabama 54

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MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Brandon Peterson and Rakeem Dickerson scored 15 points apiece and Arkansas State never trailed in a 63-54 victory over South Alabama Saturday night in Sun Belt Conference play.

The Red Wolves (8-5, 2-2) led 28-23 at halftime. South Alabama shot 25 percent (8 for 32) in the first half.

For the Jaguars (6-6, 3-1), Augustine Rubit had a double-double with 20 points and 17 rebounds. Eight of his points came at the free throw line, Rubit going 8 for 12.

Antoine Allen, however, was the only other player in double figures for South Alabama with 11 points.

The Jaguars shot a season-low 27.4 percent (17 of 62) from the field. Arkansas State, meanwhile, was 21 for 55 (38.2 percent). South Alabama was abysmal from 3-point range, making just 4 of 27 beyond the arc. Allen was 1 for 10 on 3-pointers, Freddie Goldstein 1 for 9.

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Scoreboard
Arkansas State (8-5) «283563
South Alabama (6-6)233154

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Arkansas State Red Wolves
B. Peterson, F345-85-971115
E. Townsel, G343-142-49129
R. Dickerson, G265-64-551215
T. Finn, G233-60-19026
R. Worsham, G160-32-22132
K. Washington271-72-26124
M. Hooten203-72-24128
C. Golden131-41-12124
K. Downs70-00-10030
J. Weaver00-00-00000
Totals 21-5518-274571963
 38.2%66.7% 
South Alabama Jaguars
A. Rubit, F356-148-12170320
M. Ammons, F222-100-09155
F. Goldstein, G372-110-05245
A. Allen, G332-146-831311
B. Stevens III, G281-40-11033
J. Carter202-32-25116
T. Anderson90-20-00130
W. Wright80-00-00000
D. Conner51-10-00012
V. Juricek20-20-04000
G. Magee11-10-02002
Totals 17-6216-234762354
 27.4%69.6% 
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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
 
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