Scores

Final

Ga. Southern 76

(3-4, 1-3 away)

Presbyterian 66

(1-7, 1-2 home)

1:30 PM ET, November 27, 2013

Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, Cancun, Mexico

1 2 T
GASO 37 3976
PRE 32 3466

Top Performers

Georgia Southern: J. Hewitt 26 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 3 Stl

Presbyterian: R. Dillard 22 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast

Georgia Southern rolls past Presbyterian 76-66

Associated Press

CANCUN, Mexico -- Jelani Hewitt scored a game-high 26 points and Tre Bussey added 21 as Georgia Southern beat Presbyterian 76-66 on Wednesday.

Hewitt shot 9 of 17 from the field and Tre Bussey shot 50 percent as Georgia Southern faced off against Presbyterian in the Riviera bracket consolation round of the Cancun Challenge. Curtis Diamond added five 3-pointers and 18 points for Georgia Southern (3-4).

Reggie Dillard cut the deficit to three (57-54) for the Blue Hose after two free throws with 8:12 left to play. The Eagles responded with a 9-2 run that gave them a 10-point lead, and Presbyterian couldn't get closer than nine points for the rest of the game.

Dillard scored 22 points and William Truss scored 10 and grabbed 11 rebounds for the Blue Hose (1-7).

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Team Stat Comparison

 
GASO
PRE
Points 76 66
FG Made-Attempted 26-54 (.481) 25-51 (.490)
3P Made-Attempted 11-30 (.367) 12-25 (.480)
FT Made-Attempted 13-19 (.684) 4-7 (.571)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 20 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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