Jacksonville handles USC Upstate 88-82

BY foxsports • February 22, 2014

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jarvis Haywood scored 24 points and Keith McDougald added 20 as Jacksonville led by as many as 21 in the second half and beat South Carolina-Upstate 88-82 on Saturday.

Jacksonville (11-16, 7-9 Atlantic Sun Conference) went on an early 14-2 run to take an 18-8 lead and never trailed after that. The Dolphins built a 69-48 lead with less than 7 1/2 minutes to play.

Vince Martin added 18 points for Jacksonville and Javon Dawson scored 11 as the Dolphins shot 60.5 percent from the field, hit 8 of 16 from 3-point range and made 28 of 33 free throws.

Haywood went 8 of 13 from the field and hit all seven of his free throws while McDougald went a perfect 11-of-11 from the free throw line.

Torrey Craig led USC Upstate (17-13, 10-7) with 21 points while Karim Mawuenyega added 14.

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