Originally created 02/04/01

Augusta State falls to Lander



GREENWOOD, S.C. - The Jaguars' bid for the Peach Belt North Division crown took a hit with the eight-point loss to the Senators, dropping Augusta State one game behind USC Aiken.

Festus Hawkins had a game-high 19 points for Augusta State (13-7, 7-3), but the Jags were outscored 36-28 after intermission in suffering the loss.

Russell Hinder added 13 points for Augusta State, and T.J. Ott had 12. No other Jaguar scored more than five points.