STATESBORO, Ga. -- Quan Jackson had 21 points as Georgia Southern romped past Troy 86-57 on Thursday night.
Ike Smith, whose 14 points per game coming into the contest led the Eagles, shot only 14 percent for the game (1 of 7).
The Eagles improve to 2-0 against the Trojans for the season. Georgia Southern defeated Troy 82-66 on Jan. 16. Georgia Southern takes on South Alabama at home on Saturday. Troy plays Georgia State on the road on Saturday.
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