Jones scores 18, South Alabama defeats Jacksonville St 71-66
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Tyrell Jones scored 18 points to help South Alabama defeat Jacksonville State 71-66 on Wednesday.
Jones also added seven rebounds for the Jaguars (6-6). Isaiah Moore scored 12 points while finishing 6 of 14 from the floor. Kevin Samuel shot 5 of 8 from the field and 1 for 3 from the line to finish with 11 points.
The Gamecocks (6-6) were led by Demaree King, who recorded 24 points. Juwan Perdue added 20 points and nine rebounds for Jacksonville State. In addition, Maros Zeliznak finished with nine points.