North Florida Cruises Past Lipscomb 82-61

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Parker Smith scored 20 points, including five 3-pointers, and North Florida defeated Lipscomb 82-61 on Wednesday night.

The win was the Ospreys seventh at home this season, the most since they moved up to Division I in 2005.

Jimmy Williams added 15 points, Charles McRoy had 12 and Travis Wallace 10 for North Florida (8-8, 2-1 Atlantic Sun Conference), which won for the third time in the past four meetings in the series.

North Florida coasted after breaking a 6-6 tie with a 23-4 run on its way to a 47-28 halftime lead. The Ospreys led by as many as 30 points in the second half and shot 59.6 percent (34 of 57) from the field.

Jordan Burgason scored 19 points, Austin Glenn added 12 and Zavion Williams added 11 for Lispcomb (7-9, 2-2), which shot only 38.7 percent (24 of 62).

Source: Associated Press