College of Coastal Georgia vs Savannah State

Savannah St. 80, Coastal Georgia 42

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SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) - Deric Rudolph scored 21 points to lead Savannah State over the College of Coastal Georgia 80-42 on Monday night.

Savannah State scored the game's first 11 points and pushed its lead to as many as 41, 58-17, on Rudolph's 3 with 15:41 left to play.

The Tigers (4-7) limited the Mariners to just 28.6 percent shooting (14 of 49) and scored 24 points off 23 turnovers.

Savannah State led 42-12 at halftime, allowing the Mariners just three assists and holding them to 22.7 percent shooting in the period (5 of 22).

The Tigers outrebounded Coastal Georgia 41-27 and outscored the Mariners 46-16 in the paint.

Cedric Smith added 10 points and Preston Blackmon 10 assists, for the Tigers, who snapped a two-game losing skid.

Marcus Morrison led the Mariners of the NAIA with 12 points.

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College of Coastal Georgia (0-1)123042
Savannah State (4-7) «423880

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College of Coastal Georgia Mariners
M. Johnson, F232-63-34057
M. Morrison, C344-144-860212
J. Paul, G331-50-02002
R. Burke, G290-50-05610
K. Clark, G202-70-03006
C. Wheeler291-24-41447
M. Manning274-100-01048
E. Floyd50-00-00020
Totals 14-4911-1527101842
 28.6%73.3% 
Savannah State Tigers
R. Hassan, F233-41-23127
J. Smith, F132-22-22126
P. Blackmon, G222-40-121014
C. Smith, G215-60-063210
D. Rudolph, G187-160-022021
A. Louis204-50-29128
S. Wilson191-60-01303
K. Richards170-30-00200
C. Spears144-61-27119
P. Hendley131-20-00113
J. Montgomery132-40-03114
A. Davis42-40-00004
K. Edwards30-01-21001
Totals 33-625-1141261280
 53.2%45.5% 

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