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.
Indiana guard James Blackmon Jr., who averaged 15.8 points in 13 games before being injured last season, has withdrawn from the NBA draft.
Isaiah Briscoe has decided to withdraw from the NBA draft and will return to Kentucky for his sophomore season. Marcus Lee intends to transfer.
The Big 12/SEC Challenge will again feature Kansas and Kentucky, this time at Rupp Arena. That's not the only exciting matchup in next season's midseason conference showdown.