Tyreese Davis' 3 helps Jacksonville beat North Florida 54-51
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) Jordan Davis scored 14 points, Osayi Osifo added 13 points and 13 rebounds and Jacksonville held off North Florida for a 54-51 victory on Saturday.
Tyreese Davis and Mike Marsh added 10 points apiece for Jacksonville (11-4, 3-0 ASUN), which has won eight of its last nine games.
Dorian James made a jumper for North Florida that tied the game 49-49 with 2:30 remaining. Tyreese Davis answered with a 3-pointer before Jordan Davis made two free throws with two seconds left. Osifo blocked Jonathan Aybar's 3-point attempt at the buzzer.
Carter Hendricksen scored 17 points North Florida (4-13, 0-4).
Jacksonville plays at Liberty on Tuesday. North Florida hosts Kennesaw State on Monday.
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Updated January 15, 2022