FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 01, 2013
JU Hosts FGCU In Another Showdown of A-Sun Leaders On Saturday Afternoon
JU has won five of the last six following a 71-70 win over Stetson on Thursday. Junior Keith McDougald led the way for the Dolphins with 19 points, including the game winning jumper with 20 seconds left. McDougald has given JU a huge lift in A-Sun play averaging five more (15.0 - 10.0) points per game compared to non-league action while improving his shooting from the field (47.2% - 34.7%) & from three (45.0% - 17.9%).
The freshmen duo of Kordario Fleming & Jarvis Haywood were also a major factor on Thursday combining for 27 points. Fleming scored all nine of his second half points in the final 10 minutes as he finished with a career best 16 points. Haywood meanwhile was all over the stat sheet with 11 points, seven rebounds, three assists and two steals.
FGCU has won three straight following an 89-75 win at North Florida on Thursday. Sherwood Brown leads the team with 15.6 points and 6.2 rebounds. The Eagles won the first meeting this season 78-55.