Josh Ajayi had 20 points and 11 rebounds as South Alabama beat Arkansas State 75-59. Chad Lott had 16 points and eight rebounds for South Alabama. Herb McGee added 12 points. Trhae Mitchell had 12 points for the home team. Marquis Eaton had 20 points for the Red Wolves. J.J. Matthews added 11 points and seven rebounds. Malik Brevard had eight rebounds. South Alabama matches up against Arkansas-Little Rock on the road on Saturday. Arkansas State faces Troy at home on Saturday.