Liberty knocks off North Florida 73-62

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Shiloh Robinson and Blake Preston both scored 17 points as Liberty beat North Florida 73-62 on Saturday.

Robinson added 10 rebounds for the Flames (16-5, 7-1 Atlantic Sun Conference). Preston shot 8 of 11 from the field and 1 for 4 from the line, and he also had five rebounds. Kyle Rode shot 4 for 6 (3 for 5 from 3-point range) and 3 of 4 from the free throw line to finish with 14 points.

Jose Placer led the way for the Ospreys (8-12, 3-5) with 19 points. Jonathan Aybar added 14 points and two steals for North Florida. In addition, Carter Hendricksen had 14 points.

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Both teams play again on Thursday. Liberty hosts Stetson and North Florida travels to play Central Arkansas.

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