James Madison vs Georgia State

Georgia St. 74, James Madison 58


ATLANTA (AP) - James Fields tied his career-high with 21 points and grabbed a career-best eight rebounds as Georgia State defeated James Madison 74-58 Monday night in a Colonial Athletic Association game.

Josh Micheaux added 15 points, a career-high 11 rebounds and six assists, for the Panthers (14-6, 6-3), who snapped a two-game losing streak and won their 10th straight home game. Eric Buckner added 13 points, eight rebounds and six blocks for the Panthers.

Ahead 43-38, the Panthers used an 18-3 run over the next 8:33 to lead 61-41 with 7:16 to play. The run included back-to-back baskets by James Vincent, who contributed eight points and three blocks off the bench.

Georgia State forced 21 turnovers by the Dukes (9-11, 2-7), blocked 11 shots and limited them to 34.5 percent shooting (20 of 58). Jihad Ali had five of the Panthers' 14 steals.

Humpty Hitchens led James Madison with 15 points.

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James Madison Dukes
E. Hood, F231-40-03132
A. Semenov, C273-80-06257
H. Hitchens, G406-170-044215
A. Davis, G392-105-873111
A. Marks, G334-100-051110
G. Swindle182-43-43057
A. Diouf151-32-43344
C. Pierce51-20-00002
Totals 20-5810-1636142158
Georgia State Panthers
E. Buckner, F283-57-881113
B. McGee, F110-40-00100
J. Fields, G329-142-684121
D. White, G263-83-41219
J. Ali, G252-60-04135
J. Micheaux315-104-6116215
R. Richardson191-40-03143
T. Kimbro Jr.130-20-01120
J. Vincent114-60-12028
T. Gamble10-00-01000
R. Green10-00-00000
K. Shaw10-10-00000
J. Taylor10-00-00000
Totals 27-6016-2542171674
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
J. Madison4-46-15278
Will. & Mary3-49-9122

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern6-013-685
Arkansas St.4-213-672
Georgia St.4-211-7111
Coast. Car.4-29-10187
UL Lafayette3-313-6135
Little Rock3-312-7224
Texas St.3-310-8257
S. Alabama2-49-10223
App. St.1-56-11266
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Tx A&M 54 Final
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