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Harrell's 15 lead Cards over Jacksonville State 88-39

 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Montrezl Harrell scored 15 points as No. 7 Louisville easily beat Jacksonville State 88-39 on Monday night.
    
Louisville won its 14th straight home opener. Harrell, a preseason All-America, played just 24 minutes as coach Rick Pitino rested his starters for much of the second half.


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Freshman Terry Rozier scored 13 on 5 of 7 shooting and Chinanu Onuaku added 12 points and 10 rebounds for Louisville. Wayne Blackshear had 12 points, nine rebounds and five assists.
    
Darion Rackley led Jacksonville State (0-2) with 11 points. The Gamecocks turned the ball over 15 times in the first half and went through a stretch in the second half in which they missed 15 straight shots.
    
Louisville led by just six midway through the first half but rattled off runs of 13, 18 and 23 in taking a 51-point lead with 9:26 remaining.

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