Jacksonville State beats Georgia Southern 89-67

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JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP)—Trenton Marshall scored 19 points, leading five Jacksonville State players in double figures, to propel the Gamecocks in an 89-67 win against Georgia Southern on Saturday.

Jay-R Strowbridge scored 16 points, Nick Murphy 13, Amadou Mbodji 11 and John Barnes 10 for the Gamecocks (2-1).

Strowbridge was 7-for-11 from the field, including a 2-for-3 performance from beyond the arc. Murphy grabbed eight boards.

The Gamecocks led by just one point at the half, but outscored the Eagles (1-3) 60-39 in the second half.

Jacksonville State went on a 12-0 run over the course of 2 minutes early in the second, and cruised from there. The spree was fueled by six free throws from Marshall, who also dropped in a layup during the run.

Antonio Hanson paced the Eagles with 18 points. Willie Powers added 13.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Georgia Southern
Antonio Hanson Antonio Hanson
7-11,  18 Pts
1 Rebs, 3 Assists
 Jacksonville St.
Trenton Marshall Trenton Marshall
5-16,  19 Pts
3 Rebs, 4 Assists

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