S. Carolina St. beats Florida A&M 67-52
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP)—Josh Jackson scored 16 points and Jason Flagler notched a double-double to lead South Carolina State in a 67-52 win over Florida A&M on Monday night.
Jessie Burton also added 12 points for the Bulldogs (9-11, 4-4 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference), who won their third straight game. Burton was 2-for-4 from beyond the arc.
Brandon Bryant led the Rattlers (6-14, 4-4) with 11 points and Joe Ballard had 10. The Rattlers have lost four in a row.
The Bulldogs built on a three-point halftime lead, outscoring the Rattlers 27-15 in the second half.
South Carolina State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding FAMU 46-28 en route to victory.