Franklin leads South Alabama over Southern Miss 85-55

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Javon Franklin had a career-high 22 points as South Alabama routed Southern Miss 85-55 on Wednesday night.

Franklin was perfect from the floor, making 10 of 10 shots. He added nine rebounds. The Jaguars opened the game with a 24-4 run.

Jay Jay Chandler had 16 points and six assists for South Alabama (7-2), which won its sixth consecutive game. Diante Smith added 11 points and five assists. Alex Anderson had 10 points.

Tyler Stevenson had 18 points for the Golden Eagles (4-4). Walyn Napper added 16 points and eight assists. Isaih Moore had 12 points.

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