Coastal Carolina beats Troy 86-68 in Sun Belt tourney

Coastal Carolina beats Troy 86-68 in Sun Belt tourney
Coastal Carolina advances to the semifinals of the Sun Belt tournament with a win over Troy on Saturday (Source: Sun Belt Conference)

PENSACOLA, Fla. -- — DeVante’ Jones had 20 points as Coastal Carolina topped Troy 86-68 in the second round of the Sun Belt Conference Tourney on Saturday night.

Garrick Green had 15 points for Coastal Carolina (16-6). Deanthony Tipler added 13 points. Tyrik Dixon had 13 points and eight rebounds.

The Chanticleers play Appalachian State in the semifinals Sunday.

Zay Williams had 19 points and 12 rebounds for the Trojans (11-17). Duke Miles added 14 points. Jakevan Leftridge had 11 points and seven rebounds.