Troy State Defeats Jacksonville

Feb. 1, 2001

Box Score

TROY, Ala. (AP) - Robert Rushing scored 19 points and Lemayn Wilson added 18 as Troy State beat Jacksonville 76-60 in a Trans America Athletic Conference win Thursday night.

Derrick Davis scored 13 points and Brian O'Mara added 10 for Troy State (11-10, 7-5 TAAC).

Shawn Platts led the scoring for Jacksonville (14-7, 7-5) with 19 points. Brandon Williams added 18.

The Trojans overcame a 31-28 halftime deficit, outshooting the Dolphins 61 percent to 44 percent in the second half.

The Trojans outscored the Dolphins 23-8 in one second-half stretch, bringing the score to 61-51 with 5:21 remaining.

The Trojans outshot Jacksonville 49 percent to 45 percent overall and outrebounded the Dolphins 34-28.