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In pictures: Augusta Jags upset No. 24 USC-Aiken in double OT Feb. 10

(Featured photo: Ja’Queze Kirby of Augusta, center, grabs a rebound against USCA at the Aiken Convocation Center in Aiken, SC. on Feb. 10, 2024. Mike Adams/Augusta Good News. The Jaguars defeat USCA 98-93 in double overtime.)

AIKEN – The Augusta University men’s basketball team pulled out a win over conference rival University of South Carolina Aiken in double overtime Feb. 10 98-93 on the Pacers’ home court.

Led by John St. Germain III with 28 points, the Jags evened out their Peach Belt Conference record at 6-6 and upped their overall record to 13-9.

The Pacers drop to 17-5 overall and 8-4 in the conference.

The Jags take on Flagler Wednesday while the Pacers host Georgia Southwestern Feb. 15.

Prior to the men’s game, the Lady Jags defeated the Lady Pacers. See more here.

USCA coach Mark Vanderslice argues a call with the referee at the Aiken Convocation Center in Aiken, SC. on Feb. 10, 2024. Mike Adams/Augusta Good News. The Jaguars defeat USCA 98-93 in double overtime.
Maximillian Amadasun of Augusta, left, looks to pass as Chedlet Delva of USCA defends at the Aiken Convocation Center in Aiken, SC. on Feb. 10, 2024. Mike Adams/Augusta Good News. The Jaguars defeat USCA 98-93 in double overtime.

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