Scores

Final

Jacksonville St 75

(7-21, 2-13 OVC)

Samford 84

(15-11, 10-5 Southern)

    8:00 PM ET, February 22, 2005

    1 2 T
    JVST 30 4575
    SAM 35 4984

    Top Performers

    Jacksonville State: W. Russell 21 Pts, 6 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl

    Samford: B. Boerjan 21 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Samford 84, Jacksonville St. 75

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Bryan Boerjan scored 21 points for the Bulldogs to lead Samford to a 84-75 victory over Jacksonville State on Tuesday.

    J. Robert Merritt added 20 points for Samford (15-11, 10-5 Ohio Valley Conference) and Randall Gulina had 13. Jon Mills and Jerry Smith each added 11 for the Bulldogs. The team shot 62.8 percent from the field.

    The score tied seven times in the first half but the Bulldogs never trailed. Samford led 35-30 at the half.

    Walker Russell led the Gamecocks (7-21, 2-13) with 21 points and had a game-high six rebounds and game-high five assists. Anthony Wilson added 20 and shot 3-of-5 from 3-point range. Brandon Davis scored 13 points, Tim Lewis had 11 and B.J. Spencer added 10. The Gamecocks shot 55.8 percent from the field.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    JVST
    SAM
    Points 75 84
    FG Made-Attempted 29-52 (.558) 27-43 (.628)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-10 (.400) 5-8 (.625)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-19 (.684) 25-30 (.833)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 11

    2004-05 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 4, 2005 SAM 68, @JVST 64Recap
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