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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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Scoreboard
Southern Miss (8-3) «313869
Georgia State (5-6)343367
 
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% 
Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
So. Miss13-329-7
La. Tech13-329-8
Middle Tenn.13-324-9
Tulsa13-321-13
UTEP12-423-11
Old Dominion9-718-18
Tulane8-817-17
UAB7-918-13
Charlotte7-917-14
FIU7-915-16
North Texas6-1016-16
E. Carolina5-1117-17
FAU5-1110-22
Marshall4-1211-22
UT-San Antonio4-128-22
Rice2-147-23

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Georgia St.17-125-9
Western Ky.12-620-12
UL-Lafayette11-723-12
Arkansas St.10-819-13
UALR9-915-17
UT-Arlington9-915-17
UL-Monroe7-119-17
Troy6-1211-20
S. Alabama5-1311-20
Texas St.4-148-23
 
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