Scores

Final

Jacksonville 69

(8-11, 4-4 A-Sun)

USC Upstate 79

(10-10, 3-4 A-Sun)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    7:30 PM ET, January 23, 2014

    Hodge Center, Spartanburg, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    JAC 29 4069
    UPST 44 3579

    Top Performers

    Jacksonville: K. McDougald 16 Pts, 2 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    USC Upstate: T. Craig 15 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast

    USC-Upstate denies rally, beats Jacksonville 79-69

    Associated Press

    SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Torrey Craig had 15 points with nine rebounds and Ricardo Glenn chipped in 13 and 10 as South Carolina-Upstate defeated Jacksonville 79-69 Thursday night.

    The Spartans (10-10, 3-4 Atlantic Sun) shot 49 percent from the field and out-rebounded Jacksonville 46-31. Ty Greene scored 11 points and ShunQuez Stephens chipped in 10.

    Jacksonville (8-11, 4-4) was held to 4-of-19 shooting from beyond the arc. Jarvis Haywood led the Dolphins with 19 points and Keith McDougald contributed 16.

    USC-Upstate jumped out to an early 22-8 lead capped by a dunk and layup from Jodd Maxey. Greene, Craig and Karim Mawuenyega each sank 3-pointers to make it 42-22 late in the first half.

    The Dolphins climbed back in the second half with a 10-0 surge to make it 56-53 with 8:33 remaining. The Spartans responded as Craig hit a 3-pointer to fuel a 10-1 run and push the lead back to 12.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    JAC
    UPST
    Points 69 79
    FG Made-Attempted 25-64 (.391) 25-51 (.490)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-19 (.211) 8-21 (.381)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-25 (.600) 21-29 (.724)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 22 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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