JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Keith McDougald scored a career-high 27 points and Jacksonville topped Stetson 88-75 in an Atlantic Sun Conference game on Thursday night.
McDougald scored 18 first-half points as Jacksonville (7-9, 3-2) took a 43-37 halftime lead. The Dolphins went up by as many as 17 in the second half, led by RJ Slawson with 12 second-half points.
Jacksonville shot 52 percent from the field in the game and hit 7 of 13 3-pointers in the second half. McDougald was 4 of 9 from long range, and his scoring output sent him over the 1,000-point mark in his career at Jacksonville.
Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon has chosen Syracuse, giving the Orange a potential starter at point guard entering the 2016-17 season.
DeSean Murray, who averaged 20.2 points as a sophomore at Presbyterian, will transfer to Auburn to play for coach Bruce Pearl.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.