Scores

Final

Ga. Southern 61

(6-7, 2-5 away)

Georgia State 73

(5-6, 5-1 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 20, 2013

    GSU Sports Arena, Atlanta, Georgia

    1 2 T
    GASO 29 3261
    GAST 36 3773

    Top Performers

    Georgia Southern: B. Holmes 19 Pts, 3 Reb, 7 Ast, 2 Stl

    Georgia St: M. Atkins 23 Pts, 12 Reb, 1 Blk

    Georgia State defeats Georgia Southern 73-61

    Associated Press

    ATLANTA -- Manny Atkins scored 23 points and grabbed 12 rebounds as Georgia State defeated Georgia Southern 73-61 on Friday night.

    Ryan Harrow had 22 points and R.J. Hunter chipped in with 16 points, five rebounds, three steals and a block for the Panthers (5-6). Georgia State hit 49 percent from the field and 74 percent from the line.

    The teams were tied 20-20 at 6:58 when an Atkins dunk and a Harrow 3-pointer sparked a 13-3 run for Georgia State. The Panthers led 36-29 at halftime. With the Eagles ahead by three at 14:31 in the second, Akins, Harrow and Hunter led a 20-7 run to put the Panthers up 59-49 with seven minutes to play.

    Brian Holmes led the Eagles (6-7) with 19 points, seven assists and a pair of steals. Georgia Southern had 11 turnovers in the game.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    GASO
    GAST
    Points 61 73
    FG Made-Attempted 22-52 (.423) 25-51 (.490)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-26 (.423) 9-22 (.409)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-14 (.429) 14-20 (.700)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 15 (0/0)

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