JU falls 61-58 to ETSU on Senior Day
The Dolphins are now 9-2 at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
Hunter Harris scored 22 points and knocked down four key free throws late to help East Tennessee State down Atlantic Sun Conference-foe Jacksonville 61-58 Saturday.
Harris hit two foul shots with 1:04 remaining to snap a 55-55 tie, and with the Buccaneers (10-20, 8-9) up 59-56, added two more free throws to ensure victory. He hit 8 of 10 at the foul line for the game and 7-of-10 shooting from the floor.
Jarvis Jones added 11 points and Mario Stramaglia 10 off the bench for ETSU.
The Dolphins (14-15, 9-7) struggled mightily from deep, hitting 1 of 14 3-pointers. Keith McDougald, who entered leading the A-Sun shooting 48.3 percent from deep in conference play, hit just 1 of 7 treys and finished with 11 points.
Kordario Fleming led Jacksonville with 18 points and Jarvis Haywood added 11. The loss drops the Dolphins to 9-2 at Veterans Memorial Arena this season.
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