Senior guard Adama "Louis" Adams led the Bulldogs with a team-high 13 points, while teammate Matthew Hezekiah chipped in 10 but it wasn't enough as Jacksonville defeated SC State, 61-47, Sunday at JVM Arena.
SC State committed a costly 20 turnovers that seemed to be the deciding factor down the stretch. The Bulldogs fall to 3-8 overall, while the Dolphins improved to 4-7 on the season
Jacksonville was led by sophomore guard Jarvis Haywood with a game-high 18 points, along with 15 points from senior guard Vince Martin and a game-high 13 rebounds from senior forward Javon Dawson.
SC State returns to action on Dec.30 when they travel to Conway, SC to take on Coastal Carolina in a non-conference matchup. Tip-off is 7 p.m.