Liberty beats Jacksonville, advances to ASun tourney semis
- Kentucky climbs to No. 1 in AP Top 25
- Winthrop stuns No. 18 Saint Mary's 61-59
- Vanderbilt moves to 2-0 under Stackhouse
- DePaul rips Iowa, off to 4-0 start
- Cincy rolls to first win under Brannen
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) Georgie Pacheco-Ortiz registered 16 points as Liberty beat Jacksonville 72-58 in the Atlantic Sun Conference tournament quarterfinals on Monday night.
Aamahne Santos had 13 points for the No. 7 seed Dolphins (12-20). Jace Hogan added 13 points. DeAnthony McCallum had 11 points.
JD Notae, the Dolphins' leading scorer entering the contest at 16 points per game, was held to four points on 2-of-12 shooting.
The Flames will play No. 3 seed North Florida in the semifinals on Thursday.
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Updated March 4, 2019