Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament Recaps
(Thursday, March 7th)
Final Score: Stetson 67, East Tennessee State 46
Macon, GA (Sports Network) - Joel Naburgs scored all 16 of his points in the second half to help Stetson pull away for a 67-46 victory over East Tennessee State in an Atlantic Sun Tournament quarterfinal contest. Adam Pegg finished with a team-best 17 points on 6-of-9 shooting while adding nine rebounds for the third-seeded Hatters (15-15), who overcame a three-point halftime deficit by outscoring the Buccaneers by a 46-22 margin after the break. Willie Green racked up 13 points and 13 rebounds in the triumph. Stetson will next take on No. 2 seed Florida Gulf Coast in Friday's semifinals. Jarvis Jones and Lester Wilson each netted 11 points for East Tennessee State (10-22), which shot a woeful 25.4 percent from the field in the season-ending setback.
Final Score: USC Upstate 76, Jacksonville 62
Macon, GA (Sports Network) - Torrey Craig scored 17 points to lead all five starters in double figures as the USC Upstate Spartans knocked off the Jacksonville Dolphins, 76-62, in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Sun Tournament at Hawkins Arena. Ty Greene had 14 points, Ricardo Glenn added 12 and Babatunde Olumuyiwa and Adrian Rodgers each tallied 11 for USC Upstate (16-16). Jarvis Haywood netted 16 points and Glenn Powell added 13 for Jacksonville (14-18). The Spartans will take on No. 1 seed Mercer in the conference semifinals.
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