NCAA Basketball

Jacksonville State Gamecocks (18-9)


Sat. 2/20 Thu. 2/25 Sat. 2/27 Thu. 3/4 Fri. 3/5
@ TennSt 
W 77-76
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vs. Murray 
W 87-74
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vs. APSU 
W 75-67
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vs. Murray 
W 68-65
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@ Belmnt 
L 69-72
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Belmont edges Jacksonville St. 72-69 in OVC tourney

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) Luke Smith matched his career high with 24 points as top-seeded Belmont narrowly defeated No. 4 seed Jacksonville State 72-69 in the quarterfinals of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament on Friday night.

Smith made 6 of 9 3-pointers. Grayson Murphy added 14 points, 12 assists and six rebounds for Belmont (26-3). Nick Muszynski had 13 points and 10 rebounds. Tate Pierson had 10 points.

Amanze Ngumezi tied a career high with 20 points for the Gamecocks (18-9). Darian Adams added 13 points. Jalen Finch had 11 points and six rebounds. Kayne Henry had 10 points and 11 rebounds.

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Leaders
Points: D. Adams15.7
Rebounds: B. Huffman6.5
Assists: J. Finch4.8
FG%: D. Adams42.9%
FT%: J. Finch77.3%
3P%: D. King41.5%
Steals: J. Finch1.3
Blocks: B. Huffman1.3
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Gonzaga31-1
2 Illinois24-7
3 Baylor28-2
4 Michigan23-5
5 Alabama26-7
6 Houston28-4
7 Ohio State21-10
8 Iowa22-9
9 Texas19-8
10 Arkansas25-7
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Baylor28-2
2 Gonzaga31-1
3 Houston28-4
4 Michigan23-5
5 Alabama26-7
6 Arkansas25-7
7 UCLA22-10
8 Illinois24-7
9 USC25-8
10 Florida State18-7
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Atlantic Sun Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Liberty 11-2 23-6
Bellarmine 10-3 14-8
Lipscomb 9-6 15-12
North Florida 6-6 8-15
North Alabama 7-8 13-11
FGCU 4-5 10-8
Stetson 7-9 12-15
Jacksonville 5-9 11-13
Kennesaw State 2-13 5-19
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 74.3 (98)
Rebounds: 11.2 (81)
Assists: 14.2 (99)
FG%: 46.0% (69)
FT%: 68.5% (247)
3P%: 35.6% (92)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 68.6 (126)
Rebounds: 27.7 (37)
Assists: 13.0 (185)
FG%: 41.1% (54)
FT%: 67.5% (38)
3P%: 32.6% (113)
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