South Alabama vs Arkansas State

Arkansas St. 74, South Alabama 62

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JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) - Trey Finn had 18 points including an 8 for 10 performance from the free-throw line and grabbed eight rebounds for Arkansas State in a 74-62 victory over South Alabama on Thursday night.

Arkansas State (13-8, 7-5 Sun Belt) shot only 36.4 percent from the field, making its 30 for 43 effort from the free-throw a key component to its victory. The Red Wolves out-rebounded the Jaguars 43-34 and used a 29-13 run to begin the contest and put South Alabama away early.

Rakeem Dickerson scored 18 points and was 14 for 16 from the line for Arkansas State while Marcus Hooten chipped in with 10 points, five assists and four rebounds.

The Jaguars were led by Augustine Rubit with 18 points including a perfect 12 for 12 from the line and grabbed nine rebounds. Javier Carter was the only other player for South Alabama (11-9, 8-4) in double figures scoring with 11 points and five rebounds.

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Scoreboard
South Alabama (11-9)293362
Arkansas State (13-8) «353974

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South Alabama Jaguars
A. Rubit, F343-1112-1290218
B. Stevens III, G333-62-33038
D. Conner, G251-41-23344
M. Ammons, G233-131-35047
A. Allen, G162-41-34055
T. Anderson272-62-41237
J. Carter255-61-250011
W. Wright160-02-20032
V. Juricek10-00-00020
Totals 19-5022-313452662
 38%71% 
Arkansas State Red Wolves
B. Peterson, F313-70-16056
T. Finn, G384-118-1080118
E. Townsel, G304-92-532411
M. Hooten, G243-123-445210
C. Golden, G120-20-05020
R. Dickerson282-514-1621318
K. Washington191-51-36053
K. Downs183-42-45038
Totals 20-5530-434382574
 36.4%69.8% 
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
 
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