Hofstra vs Georgia State

Georgia St. 61, Hofstra 43

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ATLANTA (AP) - Manny Atkins scored 13 points and Georgia State allowed a season-low in points in a 61-43 victory over Hofstra Wednesday night in Colonial Athletic Association.

The Panthers (13-14, 8-6), trailing 10-4, scored 16 consecutive points to lead 28-19 at halftime. They extended their lead to 43-25 midway through the second half and coasted home against Hofstra (6-19, 3-9).

Georgia State, which also got 11 points apiece from Devonta White and center James Vincent (5 for 5 from the floor), forced 22 Hofstra turnovers - 14 on steals - and turned those turnovers into 31 points. The Panthers also hounded Hofstra into 29-percent shooting from the field (12 of 41).

Stevie Mejia was the only player in double figures for the Pride. He posted his first career double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds. No one else scored more than six.

Atkins just missed a double-double with nine rebounds.

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Hofstra Pride
D. Imes, F362-90-07124
J. Allen, F312-42-32026
S. Nwaukoni, C220-15-78145
S. Mejia, G355-104-7102318
T. Buie, G221-70-03112
M. Kone191-21-24033
D. Brown131-30-21002
M. Grogan110-43-31023
A. Savion80-10-00020
D. Payen30-00-00000
Totals 12-4115-243651943
 29.3%62.5% 
Georgia State Panthers
M. Atkins, F363-126-892413
J. Vincent, C275-51-240311
D. White, G373-105-533011
R. Richardson, G322-60-02116
R. Hunter, G273-100-02246
M. Crider141-20-00042
L. Smith140-04-61024
D. Travers133-41-10018
Totals 20-4917-222681961
 40.8%77.3% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.6-017-226
Charleston6-015-458
Northeastern5-112-674
J. Madison4-26-13284
Will. & Mary2-38-8114
Elon2-410-9162
Towson2-410-9126
Drexel1-47-11233
Hofstra1-59-10206
Delaware0-67-12224

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern5-012-681
Coast. Car.4-19-9193
UT-Arlington3-213-548
Arkansas St.3-212-673
Georgia St.3-210-7133
Texas St.3-210-7288
UL Lafayette2-312-6122
Little Rock2-311-7208
Troy2-310-9200
S. Alabama2-39-9217
App. St.1-46-10252
UL-Monroe0-56-12298
 
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BUTL 67
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TXTCH 67
UCF 71 Final
MEMP 93
UNC 68 Final
DUKE 73
NMEX 54 Final
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SDSU 60 Final
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ORE 65 Final
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