Scores

Final

Georgia State 77

(21-7, 14-1 Sun Belt)

TX-Arlington 49

(12-15, 7-8 Sun Belt)

    8:30 PM ET, February 27, 2014

    College Park Center, Arlington, Texas

    1 2 T
    GAST 29 4877
    UTA 34 1549

    Top Performers

    Georgia St: M. Atkins 27 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

    UT-Arlington: L. McClanahan 12 Pts, 10 Reb, 4 Ast

    Georgia State cruises by Texas-Arlington 77-49

    Associated Press

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Manny Atkins tied a career high with 27 points and Georgia State took down Texas-Arlington 77-49 Thursday to earn at least a share of the regular season Sun Belt Conference title.

    Georgia State (21-7, 14-1) holds a three-game lead over Western Kentucky in the conference standings. Each team has three conference games remaining.

    The Panthers used a big second half to top Texas-Arlington (12-15, 7-8), erasing a halftime deficit and outscoring the Mavericks 48-15 in the second half. Atkins scored 17 of his points after the break, as the Panthers shot 59.3 percent from the field in the second half compared with 25 percent for Texas-Arlington.

    Harrow added 15 points, 13 after half, for Georgia State. Markus Crider had 12 points and Devonta White scored 11.

    Reger Dowell led the Mavericks with 18 points. Lonnie McClanahan had 12 points and 10 boards while Brandon Edwards added 12 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    GAST
    UTA
    Points 77 49
    FG Made-Attempted 29-56 (.518) 20-56 (.357)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-19 (.421) 2-15 (.133)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-12 (.917) 7-14 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 11 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Feb 1, 2014 @GAST 101, UTA 91Recap
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