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NCAA Game Summary - Rutgers at South Florida



(Saturday, January 16th)

Final Score: South Florida 73, Rutgers 64

Tampa, FL (Sports Network) - Dominique Jones netted 20 points to lead the South Florida Bulls to a 73-64 victory over the Rutgers Scarlet Knights in a Big East Conference clash.

Jarrid Famous and Mike Mercer scored 13 points apiece for South Florida (11-6, 1-4 Big East), which also got 12 rebounds from Famous. Toarlyn Fitzpatrick tallied 12 points for the Bulls, who received 10 points from Anthony Crater.

Jonathan Mitchell, Hamady Ndiaye, Mike Rosario and Mike Coburn all scored 13 points in defeat for Rutgers (9-8, 0-5). Mitchell had 11 rebounds, while Ndiaye added 10 boards.

South Florida led 33-25 at intermission despite missing six of the seven three-pointers in the first half.

The Bulls connected on 56.5 percent of their field goal attempts in the second half to seal the victory.

South Florida forced 19 turnovers and limited the Scarlet Knights to 37.1 percent shooting.

01/16 21:47:42 ET