Scores

Final

Jacksonville St 65

(0-1, 0-1 away)

Bradley 72

(1-0, 1-0 home)

8:00 PM ET, November 8, 2013

Carver Arena, Peoria, Illinois

1 2 T
JVST 27 3865
BRAD 33 3972

Top Performers

Jacksonville State: G. White 16 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast

Bradley: T. Pickett 15 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast

Bradley eases past Jacksonville State 72-65

Associated Press

PEORIA, Ill. -- Tyshon Pickett had 15 points and 10 rebounds Friday night to help Bradley top Jacksonville State 72-65 in their season openers.

Omari Grier led Bradley with 17 points.

The Braves led by as many as 10 midway through the second half, but when Brian Williams hit a jumper with 7:28 left, Jacksonville State pulled within 52-51.

Walt Lemon Jr., answered with a 3-pointer to make it 55-51 and Jacksonville State never got any closer. Lemon finished with 16 points on 6-for-20 shooting.

Grant White had 16 points for the Gamecocks, who shot only 3 for 16 from 3-point range.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
JVST
BRAD
Points 65 72
FG Made-Attempted 24-54 (.444) 25-54 (.463)
3P Made-Attempted 3-16 (.188) 6-13 (.462)
FT Made-Attempted 14-21 (.667) 16-21 (.762)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 20 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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