Scores

Final

Savannah State 63

(2-3, 0-3 away)

North Florida 66

(2-3, 1-1 home)

7:30 PM ET, November 18, 2013

UNF Arena, Jacksonville, Florida

1 2 T
SAV 29 3463
UNF 27 3966

Top Performers

Savannah State: J. Smith 14 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

North Florida: B. Beech 19 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Stl

North Florida squeaks by Savannah State 66-63

Associated Press

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Beau Beech hit 12-of-13 free throws and scored a career-high 19 points to lead North Florida to a 66-63 win over Savannah State Monday.

Free throws made the difference in a game that was tied at 61 with 32 seconds remaining.

North Florida's Demarcus Daniels made two free throws and Charles McRoy added a third to make it 64-61. Saadiq Muhammad answered from the line for Savannah State, making a pair to close the gap to 64-63.

A Travis Wallace turnover gave Savannah State (2-3) a chance for the lead but Deven Williams, who totaled 16 points, missed a 3-point jumper. Jalen Nessbitt pulled down the rebound and then made two free throws to seal the victory for the Ospreys (2-3).

Neither team opened a significant lead. Savannah State held a 29-27 advantage at the half. There were nine lead changes.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SAV
UNF
Points 63 66
FG Made-Attempted 24-54 (.444) 16-39 (.410)
3P Made-Attempted 3-14 (.214) 2-11 (.182)
FT Made-Attempted 12-20 (.600) 32-39 (.821)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Nov 18, 2013 @UNF 66, SAV 63Recap
Nov 26, 2013 UNF 65, @SAV 61Recap