Northeastern vs Georgia State

Northeastern 90, Georgia St. 84

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ATLANTA (AP) - Joel Smith scored Northeastern's final seven points in overtime as the Huskies clinched their first outright conference title in more than two decades, defeating Georgia State 90-84 Wednesday night.

Northeastern (19-10, 14-3 Colonial Athletic Association) last won a regular-season title outright in 1990-91, when it won the North Atlantic Conference.

The Huskies led 83-82 in overtime until Smith's 3-pointer with 23 seconds to play. He added a key defensive rebound and four free throws in the waning seconds to wrap up the win.

The Panthers' Devonta White tied the game 72-72 with a layup at 1:15 of regulation. That score held until overtime.

The game was Georgia State's last in the CAA - the Panthers (15-16, 10-8) are leaving for the Sun Belt Conference.

Smith led Northeastern with 29 points and nine rebounds.

Manny Atkins had 26 points and 12 rebounds for the Panthers. White added 24 points.

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Northeastern Huskies
Q. Ford, F415-110-032311
D. Walker, F374-74-451016
R. Spencer, F253-60-05346
J. Smith, G428-168-892329
J. Lee, G391-89-939211
Z. Stahl213-46-671212
D. Pollard162-70-01125
M. Banegas-Flores30-00-00000
D. Peck10-10-00010
Totals 26-6027-2734191790
 43.3%100% 
Georgia State Panthers
M. Atkins, F4310-153-4123426
J. Vincent, C283-62-43248
R. Hunter, G405-151-222213
D. White, G398-126-914224
R. Richardson, G342-60-05244
M. Crider243-40-06046
D. Travers171-40-00223
Totals 32-6212-1932152284
 51.6%63.2% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Northeastern12-623-1286
Will. & Mary12-620-1393
J. Madison12-619-14148
UNC-Wilm.12-618-14146
Hofstra10-820-14174
Drexel9-911-19244
Delaware9-910-20253
Elon6-1215-18258
Towson5-1312-20281
Charleston3-159-24298

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Georgia St.15-525-1053
Ga. Southern14-622-9113
UL-Monroe14-624-14132
UL Lafayette13-722-14143
UT-Arlington10-1016-15185
App. St.9-1112-17250
S. Alabama9-1112-21275
UALR8-1213-18276
Texas St.7-1314-17236
Arkansas St.6-1411-18277
Troy5-1510-19313
 
Other games
MICH 78 Final
PSU 84
GTOWN 79 Final
CONN 78
VT 58 Final
UM 76
USF 44 Final
PITT 64
OKST 64 Final
TCU 47
STJO 53 Final
STL 70
LOU 79 Final
DEP 58
ARIZ 78 Final
USC 89
SDSU 60 Final
NMEX 70