JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- — Dorian James scored 19 points, Jose Placer added 18 and Jonathan Aybar had 17 as North Florida held off Florida International for an 80-77 win on Saturday, breaking the Ospreys' season-opening seven-game losing streak.
Emmanuel Adedoyin had 13 points for North Florida (1-7).
Tevin Brewer scored a career-high 23 points for the Panthers (4-1), whose four-game season-opening winning streak ended. DJ Mitchell added 14 points and Antonio Daye, Jr. had 12 points and seven assists.
VCU Rams agree to two-year contract extension with men's basketball coach Mike Rhoades
Virginia Commonwealth University men's basketball coach Mike Rhoades has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep him on the Rams' sideline through the 2026-27 season.
The best plays from Mikey Williams
Check out the best highlights from top high school basketball player Mikey Williams as he signs an NIL deal with Excel.
Mikey Williams signs with Excel Sports for NIL deal expected to 'generate millions' for high school basketball star
High school guard Mikey Williams has signed a NIL deal with Excel Sports management that is expected to generate millions of dollars for the scoring phenom.