Furman vs Georgia Southern

Georgia Southern 78, Furman 61

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STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) - C.J. Reed scored 14 points and three Georgia Southern players scored in double figures in a 78-61 rout against Furman on Saturday, snapping a two-game losing streak.

Cleon Roberts finished with 13 points, and Eric Ferguson and Tre Bussey each had 11 for the Eagles. Brian Holmes and Marvin Baynham scored nine apiece.

Georgia Southern (12-17, 6-10 Southern Conference) built an 11-point, first-half lead before Furman (6-21, 3-13) trimmed it to 30-27 at intermission. Furman took a 50-48 lead midway through the second half, but Georgia Southern used a 13-0 run to take the lead for good with a 61-50 advantage on a Baynham free throw.

Furman cut it to nine on two Bobby Austin free throws with 5:17 left, but did not score again until Bryant Irwin's free throws at the 1:44 mark.

Colin Reddick led Furman with 22 points, while Austin had 13 and Irwin added 12.

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Furman Paladins
K. Ferrara, F403-100-08029
B. Irwin, F403-94-460412
C. Reddick, F3610-152-340222
B. Austin, G402-77-833013
L. Wideman, G391-82-25125
K. Chuisseu40-20-00000
A. O'Neill10-00-00000
Totals 19-5115-173141061
 37.3%88.2% 
Georgia Southern Eagles
C. Baskerville, F244-80-05128
M. Baynham, F242-45-88129
C. Reed, G364-102-218114
C. Roberts, G314-82-222113
B. Holmes, G223-40-02419
T. Bussey304-120-083111
E. Ferguson174-62-250411
K. Dunnican80-10-00010
S. Mike50-10-00010
C. Daniels10-00-00000
T. Ham10-00-00100
C. Rives11-10-00013
Totals 26-5511-1433201578
 47.3%78.6% 
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Mercer8-1019-15194
Samford4-1414-19252
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Citadel3-1510-22322

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Texas St.8-1215-16238
S. Alabama8-1214-19240
Arkansas St.7-1311-20284
App. St.7-139-22259
Troy4-169-22293
 
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