Eastern Michigan vs Jacksonville State

Jacksonville St. 61, E. Michigan 54

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JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) - Brian Williams and Darion Rackley combined to score 12 points in the final 5 minutes to lead Jacksonville State to a 61-54 nonconference victory over Eastern Michigan on Sunday.

After Nick Cook's dunk gave the Gamecocks (1-1) a 47-46 lead, Williams, who finished with 16 points, hit a 3-pointer and another basket to make it 52-46 with 2:54 remaining.

Rackley, who led Jacksonville State with 17 points, hit five free throws in the final minute and Williams added two.

The Gamecocks led by 10 points, 36-26, early in the second half before the Eagles (1-1) rallied to take a 44-43 lead with 6:42 left on a jumper by Daylen Harrison, who finished with 14 points.

Derek Thompson, who made four 3-pointers in Eastern Michigan's win over Rochester College in its opener, made two during the Eagles' surge.

Jacksonville State made just 3 of 19 behind the arc in the game.

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Scoreboard
Eastern Michigan (1-1)243054
Jacksonville State (2-0) «273461

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Eastern Michigan Eagles
G. Bryant, F374-105-640213
J. Still, F50-10-00030
M. Balkema, C171-22-24124
D. Harrison, G325-92-291114
J. Ross, G161-30-01312
D. Riley232-40-16014
D. Thompson223-90-03059
A. Harper151-30-00522
J. Harris131-20-10042
R. Lee112-40-00014
J. Sims60-10-01000
A. Strickland30-00-00000
Totals 20-489-1232102254
 41.7%75% 
Jacksonville State Gamecocks
T. Gaines, F361-82-26134
N. Cook, F334-60-43408
B. Williams, G365-165-645316
R. Boggs, G355-60-172310
D. Rackley, G314-147-950217
M. Leggett140-11-21101
R. Mafra111-12-24124
C. Deanes40-01-20011
Totals 20-5218-2836141461
 38.5%64.3% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron0-05-2170
Buffalo0-06-399
Bowling Green0-07-4187
Miami (Ohio)0-06-4107
Ohio0-05-4235
Kent St.0-05-5264
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
C. Michigan0-08-157
E. Michigan0-07-2232
Ball St.0-06-475
N. Illinois0-06-4204
W. Michigan0-06-4169
Toledo0-05-4150

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Jax. State0-07-2133
Tenn. Tech0-07-4126
Tenn. St.0-04-3182
Belmont0-05-5115
Eastern Ky.0-04-6317
Morehead St.0-03-6254
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Murray St.0-06-182
SE Missouri St.0-06-4256
Austin Peay0-04-5267
SIUE0-03-6195
UT Martin0-03-7327
Eastern Ill.0-02-6287
 
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UTMA 57 Final
CINCY 80
ALB 60 Final
OHST 82
SELA 47 Final
WISC 87
FAU 56 Final
UNC 80
ALST 35 Final
FLA 84
MAN 51 Final
LOU 79
SYR 62 Final
SDSU 49
JAST 47 Final
BAYL 78
CHSO 73 Final
ARIZ 82