Troy vs South Alabama

South Alabama 68, Troy 66


MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Augustine Rubit scored 18 points, including the winning layup with 1.8 seconds left, as South Alabama edged Troy 68-66 Sunday night.

Rubit also grabbed a career-high 19 rebounds for his eighth double-double this season and blocked five shots.

Will Weathers' layup for Troy (7-13, 2-7 Sun Belt Conference) tied the game with 1:08 remaining. Freddie Goldstein missed a 3-pointer with 35 seconds left, but Wendell Wright grabbed the offensive rebound. After a timeout, South Alabama (11-9, 3-6) maintained possession until Rubit's layup.

The Jaguars led 45-27 at halftime, but the Trojans rallied to lead 59-57 after R.J. Scott's third 3-pointer in 2 1/2 minutes.

South Alabama's Antione Lundy had 18 points, including a three-point play for a 66-64 lead with 1:27 left.

The win was Ronnie Arrow's 200th as South Alabama's coach against 153 losses. He's 334-244 overall.

Troy's Emil Jones scored 13 points. Weathers and Justin Wright had 12 each.

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Troy Trojans
T. Owens, F220-00-04140
W. Weathers, G394-122-246212
E. Jones, G345-132-2101013
S. Cunningham, G271-101-35213
J. Wright, G245-150-032512
R. Scott194-80-000511
R. Chambers182-30-07234
A. Jones164-90-020011
D. Clark10-00-00000
Totals 25-705-736142066
South Alabama Jaguars
A. Rubit, F376-126-10190018
A. Lundy, F267-113-580118
F. Goldstein, G371-94-74707
T. Anderson, G354-60-04548
M. Ammons, G273-110-09237
W. Wright181-21-22043
D. Hersey111-32-20214
D. Jones91-30-01013
Totals 24-5716-2648161468
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-03-0241
Georgia St.0-02-133
UL Lafayette0-02-1116
App. St.0-03-2334
Coast. Car.0-03-211
S. Alabama0-03-2137
Arkansas St.0-01-2299
Texas St.0-01-2316
Little Rock0-00-3337
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ND 50 Final
UConn 48
Michigan 49 Final
Ohio St 64
Iowa 89 Final
Indiana 103
GT 81 Final
NC 93