It's been sort of a busy day at 777 Glades Road, but yes there is a basketball game tonight...
Talk Jags-Owls here...
South Alabama (2-3, 0-0 Sun Belt)
at FAU (2-3, 0-0 Sun Belt)
Coach: Ronnie Arrow
G Freddie Goldstein 5-10 Sr. (5.0 ppg)
G Dre Connor 6-0 Jr. (2.3 ppg)
G Mychel Ammons 6-6 So. (12.6 ppg)
F Augustine Rubit 6-7 Jr. (20.8 ppg)
F Javier Carter 6-7 Sr. (5.6 ppg)
Coach: Mike Jarvis
G Jackson Trapp 6-4 Fr. (8.0 ppg)
G Pablo Bertone 6-2 Jr. (6.4 ppg)
G Greg Gantt 6-2 Sr. (15.2 ppg)
F Jordan McCoy 6-6 Sr. (6.2 ppg)
C Dragan Sekelja 7-0 Jr. (4.4 ppg)
Halftime: South Alabama 44, FAU 33
...Jaguars look more like the team that beat Florida State than the team that lost to Tennessee State
...Gantt's 3-pointer at buzzer gives him 14 points. His career high is 29 vs. UALR in 2010
FINAL: South Alabama 77, FAU 66
...Owls lose in their Sun Belt Conference opener
...Gantt has game-high 29 points, ties his career high
...Owls (2-4, 0-1) face Arkansas State on Saturday
Went to the game.
It kind of seemed like everyone had a Conferemce USA and Lockdown hangover.
No energy from the team or the fans.
I hope that isn't the same on Saturday.
Just listened to the audio clip of Jarvis at the press conference.
He sounded pretty pissed off at the reporters. And it's only November
Owlballfan, I am not saying the players are D1 or D2 talent. I am asking who rips on young college kids? I would rather spend my money on watching...
I'd like to point out that #12 is second on the team in scoring, third in rebounds, first in steals by a wide margin and is the team's best free...
Please remember these are students trying to get an education and playing sports while they do it.
OK....I will refrain from talking about specfic Student Athlete's....So lets just say #5, #12 and #24 should be playing at a lower level. Better?
Please try and post statements and opinions that are not directed at individual student athletes. They are all playing for FAU and going to school. I...