NCAAB Game Recap - South Alabama at Appalachian State
Thu Feb 20, 2020 7:00 PM EST

USF
54
Gonz
71
F
Oreg
72
AzSt
77
F
USC
66
Colora
70
F
OhSt
76
Iowa
85
F
SCla
75
BYU
85
F
OrSt
63
Ariz
89
F
Longw
68
USC-Up
58
F
SoFL
55
WichSt
65
F
UConn
89
Temp
93
F(2OT)
Lipsco
68
Jacksn
67
F
SthAL
78
App
70
F
KennSt
46
N AL
65
F
UMassL
84
Bingha
86
F
Stetsn
69
NJIT
78
F
UMBC
69
Albany
50
F
Presb
70
HiPt
82
F
NebOm
61
IPFW
59
F
GWebb
77
Hamp
87
F
WriSt
70
YSU
88
F
W&M
61
Tows
51
F
Vermt
63
Stony
54
F
Hartfo
63
UNH
67
F(OT)
NFla
77
Lib
82
F
Elon
70
JMU
62
F
NrthIA
64
IndSt
67
F
Hof
81
Drex
74
F
NE
48
Del
70
F
Troy
60
CoCar
90
F
NoKY
73
Clev
59
F
Belm
80
MorSt
67
F
TNSt
62
E KY
83
F
Campbl
66
ChaSo
51
F
APSU
78
SIU-E
60
F
GASt
62
TexAr
70
F
GaSo
55
TxSt
70
F
Evans
53
SIU
70
F
MSU
86
Nebras
65
F
SEMO
58
JacSt
65
F
Murr
60
E IL
63
F
TN-M
65
TNTec
78
F
Pepp
66
Portl
59
F
CSBak
58
UtVal
72
F
S UT
66
N CO
68
F
Oral
96
Denv
100
F(OT)
UNCA
64
Radf
79
F
Sac
76
E WA
77
F
NoAZ
78
Ida
61
F
UCSB
75
CS-Ful
66
F
UCDav
77
CAPoly
62
F
Stan
72
Wash
64
F
GrCan
89
Seatt
95
F
MTSt
77
PorSt
87
F
UCLA
69
Utah
58
F
HI
56
UCRiv
55
F
LoyMa
51
StMar
57
F

Feb 20, 2020, 7:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

South Alabama (17-11)

37

41

78

Appalachian State (15-13)

33

37

70

Ajayi leads South Alabama past Appalachian State 78-70
Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:24 PM

BOONE, N.C. (AP) Josh Ajayi scored 19 points and South Alabama shot 70% from the floor on its way to a 78-70 victory over Appalachian State on Thursday night.

Ajayi sank 7 of 10 shots from the floor and all five of his free throws for the Jaguars (17-11, 10-7 Sun Belt Conference). South Alabama made 30 of 43 shots overall, including half of its 12 3-pointers. Trhae Mitchell totaled 15 points, six rebounds, four assists and two blocks. Andre Fox came off the bench to sink three 3-pointers and scored 13, while Chad Lott pitched in with 11 points and eight rebounds.

O'Showen Williams tied a school record with 10 3-pointers and scored a career-high 32 points for the Mountaineers (15-13, 9-8). Williams made half of his 20 3-point tries, tying a mark set by Nate Cranford at Chattanooga in 2007. Reserve Adrian Delph added 12 points on 4-of-7 shooting from distance.

Appalachian State shot 42% overall and 37% from distance (14 of 38).

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Leaders

South Alabama PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
J. Ajayi 19 0 1 3 1 0
T. Mitchell 15 0 4 6 1 2
Appalachian State PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
D. Gregory 0 0 2 2 0 0
M. Bibby 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team Comparison

SthAL App
Points For 78 70
Field Goals 30/43-70% 25/60-42%
Three Pointers 6/12-50% 14/38-37%
Free Throws 12/18-67% 6/7-86%
Offensive Rebounds 2 9
Defensive Rebounds 27 16
Rebounds 32 25
Blocks 3 0
Steals 7 6
Turnovers 14 10
Personal Fouls 13 16
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - Series Tied 1-1

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Thu Dec 19 App 81 @ SthAL 71 A. Delph 5 K. Curry 2
Thu Feb 20 SthAL 78 @ App 70 K. Curry 2 J. Lewis 2

Game Information

Stadium: Holmes Convocation Center, Boone, North Carolina
Attendance: 1,212
Game Time: