Scores

Final

Canisius 79

(3-2, 0-2 away)

Georgia State 71

(2-3, 2-1 home)

    5:00 PM ET, November 25, 2013

    Alumni Gym (Elon University), Elon, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    CAN 37 4279
    GAST 34 3771

    Top Performers

    Canisius: B. Baron 26 Pts, 5 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

    Georgia St: R. Harrow 23 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    Baron, Canisius down Georgia State 79-71

    Associated Press

    ELON, N.C. -- Billy Baron had 26 points on 5-of-10 3-point shooting to lead Canisius over Georgia State 79-71 in the consolation round of the NIT Season Tip-Off at Elon University.

    Canisius (3-2) led only 71-66 when Baron made a 3-pointer with 1:15 to go that gave Canisius an 8-point lead. The Griffins made 5 of 6 free throws in the final minute to close out the win. Chris Perez added 22 points and seven rebounds. Baron added six rebounds and five assists, and Perez made all three of his 3-point attempts.

    The Griffins were 13 of 23 from 3-point range while Georgia State was only 3 of 20.

    Ryan Harrow led the Panthers (2-3) with 23 points and Curtis Washington had 14 points and 10 rebounds. Harrow got the Panthers within 51-49 on a layup with 12:31 to go, but they never got closer.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CAN
    GAST
    Points 79 71
    FG Made-Attempted 29-58 (.500) 27-63 (.429)
    3P Made-Attempted 13-23 (.565) 3-20 (.150)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-11 (.727) 14-20 (.700)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 13 (0/0)

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