Murfreesboro, TN ( 12/31)………..
Today’s game is the second part of a double header as the Lady Blue Raiders played at noon.
South Alabama head coach Ronnie Arrow is in his second go-around as head coach. His first year was 1987 and is now entering his 13th overall year at the school. Arrow has accumulated a combined 633-281 mark at South Alabama, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and San Jacinto Junior College. He returned to USA in 2007 where he earned a trip fo NCAA Tournament.
The tallest player on South Alabama roster is Andre Gowins from Gautier, MS. JJ Holland is the only international player from Christchurch, New Zealand but graduated from Bethel Christian Academy in Kentucky.
South Alabama played in the Las Vegas Holiday Hoops Classic at South Point Casino where they defeated San Diego, 68-62.
Augustine Rubit leads the Sun Belt Conference is both scoring ( 15.9 ppg ) and rebounding ( 9.1 rpg ). He is a 6-6, 235 pound Sophomore from Houston, TX and graduated from Christian Life Center Academy and plays the forward position.
The starters for the Jags were Trey Anderson, Dallas Jones, Freddie Goldstein, Xavier Roberson and Rubit.
Starting for the Blue Raiders were LaRon Dendy, Bruce Massey, Marcos Knight, Raymond Cintron and JT Sulton.
Attendance at the game was 3,528.