The Bruins shot 63.8 percent from the floor (30 of 47) and made 7 of 11 from behind the 3-point arc. Jacksonville State shot 25 of 55 from the floor and 5 of 17 on 3-pointers.
Darion Rackley led the Gamecocks with 15 points, and scored eight of those at the free-throw line.
Jacksonville State (7-10, 1-1 OVC) led by two points at the break, and was ahead by one point with 16 minutes remaining. Belmont went on a 9-0 run with 13:22 to play -- after leading by one -- to go up by 10 points.
Purdue coach Matt Painter says players haven't used the fifth-year graduate transfer rule for its true intent.
The 2017 recruiting class is short on point guards, with Trevon Duval leading only eight prospects from the ESPN 60 who are still available.
The dust has settled after players made their NBA draft decisions. Which college teams won? Which lost? Well, Villanova is pretty happy. USC, meanwhile, might not be as thrilled.
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