South Alabama beats Florida Atlantic 91-70
MOBILE, Ala. (AP)—Brandon Davis scored 23 points and four other South Alabama players scored in double figures in a 91-70 win over Florida Atlantic on Saturday night.
Domonic Tilford added 17 points, LaShun Watson had 12, Bryan Sherrer 11 and C.J. Garner 10 for the Jaguars (15-11, 8-7 Sun Belt Conference). The Jaguars have won four of their last five games.
Paul Graham III led the Owls (6-21, 2-13) with 27 points and Shavar Richardson added 24. The Owls have won twice in their last 18 games.
Leading 25-21 with 7:54 to play in the first half, the Jaguars went on a 13-2 run during a four-minute span and settled on a 15-point halftime lead. South Alabama cruised from there.
The Jaguars shot 67.3 percent from the field (33 of 49) en route to the victory, compared to just a 44.1 percent mark (26 of 59) for the Owls.