Scores

Final

Jacksonville St 72

(6-9, 2-7 away)

Coppin State 61

(4-7, 1-0 MEAC)

    6:00 PM ET, December 21, 2013

    Tortola Sports Club,

    1 2 T
    JVST 27 4572
    COPP 29 3261

    Top Performers

    Jacksonville St: D. Rackley 20 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Coppin St: A. Fripp 13 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Rackley leads Jacksonville State past Coppin State, 72-61 in tournament consolation game

    Associated Press

    TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands -- Darion Rackley scored 20 points to lead Jacksonville State past Coppin State, 72-61, in the consolation final at the Tropical Shootout Saturday night.

    The Gamecocks lost to Arkansas-Little Rock in their opening game Friday night and Coppin State was knocked to the consolation round by Southern Mississippi.

    The Eagles tied the game four times in the second half, knotting the score for the final time at 38-38 with 14 minutes to play, but were unable to take the lead.

    Avery Moore tossed in 10 points as Jacksonville State pulled away with 14-4 run that pushed the lead to 52-43 and the Gamecocks maintained control the rest of the way.

    Moore finished with 16 points for Jacksonville State (6-9), connecting on 4 of 7 3-pointers.

    Arnold Fripp, Michael Murray and Taariq Cephas each scored 13 points for Coppin State (4-7).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    JVST
    COPP
    Points 72 61
    FG Made-Attempted 25-58 (.431) 19-49 (.388)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-23 (.391) 6-18 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-19 (.684) 17-22 (.773)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 13 (0/0)

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