Franklin scores 18, South Alabama beats Mobile 97-59

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Jamar Franklin had 18 points in South Alabama’s 97-59 win against Mobile on Wednesday night.

Franklin was 7-of-10 shooting (4 for 7 from distance) for the Jaguars (1-0). Kevin Samuel scored 16 points while shooting 8 of 12 from the field, and added 12 rebounds and three blocks. Greg Parham shot 6 for 8, including 3 for 5 from beyond the arc to finish with 15 points.

Ezra McKenna led the way for the Rams (0-1) with 13 points. Logan Foutz added 12 points for Mobile. Damariee Jones also had 10 points, four assists and two steals.

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South Alabama plays Friday against New Mexico on the road, while Mobile visits Southern Miss on Sunday.

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