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Georgia Southern vs Furman

Furman 64, Georgia Southern 54


GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - Charlie Reddick had 16 points and 14 rebounds as Furman pulled away from Georgia Southern for a 64-54 Southern Conference victory Thursday night.

Brandon Sebirumbi added 16 points for the Paladins (9-9, 3-4).

The game was close for 15 minutes, with five ties and six lead changes. Tied 23-23, Furman closed out the first half on a 12-2 run and opened the second with a 7-0 spurt to lead by 17 with 16:55 remaining.

But Furman would not score for the next 7:04 as the Eagles cut the deficit to five points.

Reddick's 3-pointer ended the drought and Bryson Barnes scored Furman's next five points to stretch the lead to 11.

After Georgia Southern (6-11, 4-3) got to 50-44 with 5:36 left, Bobby Austin hit a 3 and Barnes a jumper en route to giving the Paladins a 23-22 lead in the series.

Eric Ferguson's 15 points led the Eagles.

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Georgia Southern Eagles
C. Baskerville, F220-21-21241
B. Drayton III, G355-130-121311
W. Powers, G321-75-64327
T. Bussey, G252-104-520210
E. Ferguson, G235-95-980415
J. Hewitt261-52-21214
M. Baynham222-30-14034
T. Brown61-10-01002
K. Dunnican60-00-02000
J. Pernell30-00-00000
Totals 17-5017-262881954
Furman Paladins
B. Sebirumbi, F305-96-892416
C. Toler, F181-20-05032
B. Austin, G373-80-02249
C. Reddick, G344-116-7145416
D. Brown, G302-62-23316
B. Barnes275-100-152212
D. Early111-10-00023
B. Irwin100-30-00200
C. Reddick30-10-02000
Totals 21-5114-1842162064
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Ga. Southern8-1115-19
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