Southern Miss vs Georgia State

Southern Miss. 69, Georgia St. 67

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ATLANTA (AP) - Jerrold Brooks scored 23 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer, to lift Southern Mississippi to a 69-67 win over Georgia State on Tuesday night.

The Golden Eagles (8-3), who have won two in a row after three straight losses, trailed by 11 with 12:25 to go.

Southern Miss chipped away, finally pulling ahead 65-63 with 2:21 remaining.

After the Panthers (5-6) tied it at 65, Brooks hit his 3-pointer with 2:03 to go. Georgia State missed three field goal attempts before a tip shot by Markus Crider made it 68-67 with 6 seconds left.

One second later, Brooks went to the line and made the second of two free throws. After a Panthers timeout, Crider missed a 3-point attempt from the top of the circle with 2 seconds remaining.

R.J. Hunter scored 24 points to lead Georgia State, which made 10 of 24 3-pointers but only 15 of 22 free throws.

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Southern Miss Golden Eagles
J. Mills, F341-52-29124
M. Craig, F91-20-04122
J. Brooks, G347-105-714323
N. Watson, G322-50-04344
D. Edwin, G110-10-01130
D. Davis295-91-352312
D. Boardingham160-04-42014
C. Jenkins143-71-20008
N. Carey133-52-32018
R. McGill81-22-22114
Totals 23-4617-2331132069
 50%73.9% 
Georgia State Panthers
M. Atkins, F374-113-545313
M. Crider, F172-42-42326
J. Vincent, C362-40-04134
R. Hunter, G398-162-241224
D. White, G394-84-503113
R. Richardson251-32-24135
T. Shipes30-00-00010
D. Burguillos20-00-22020
R. Green10-00-00000
C. Solomon10-12-21002
Totals 21-4715-2222141767
 44.7%68.2% 
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Middle Tenn.14-124-431
La. Tech13-321-8122
Old Dominion10-517-10132
UTEP10-512-15260
Rice9-619-9182
Marshall8-715-13127
UAB8-715-13178
Western Ky.7-813-15220
UT-San Antonio7-812-16300
Charlotte6-912-14233
FAU5-109-17288
So. Miss5-118-20336
North Texas2-138-19332
FIU2-136-22340

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UT-Arlington11-321-635
Arkansas St.10-419-876
Georgia St.10-517-10126
Ga. Southern10-517-11124
Coast. Car.9-614-14140
Texas St.8-615-11208
Troy8-616-12194
UL Lafayette6-816-11148
S. Alabama6-813-14222
Little Rock4-1013-14248
App. St.3-128-18266
UL-Monroe1-137-20315
 
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BGSU 53
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OHST 65
RICH 59 Final
KAN 87
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STAN 79 Final
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