• My Scores
  • NHL
  • NFL
  • NBA
  • Golf
  • NCAA BB
  • NCAA FB

Georgia Southern vs Chattanooga

Georgia Southern surprises Chattanooga 77-61


  •  

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) Tre Bussey scored 25 points and Jelani Hewitt 24 as Georgia Southern upset Chattanooga 77-61 on Thursday night to snap a four-game losing streak.

The Eagles (12-16, 5-8 Southern) also got 14 points from Angel Matias. Marvin Baynham grabbed 10 rebounds to go over 500 for his career. Georgia Southern, which shot 52.5 percent, had a 40-20 scoring advantage in the paint.

Georgia Southern trailed by 12 with 5:23 left in the first half but went on a 13-2 run to end the half and a 10-2 spurt to open the second for a 10-point lead. The Eagles matched their biggest comeback of the season.

The Mocs (16-12, 10-3) were within single digits for the last time with 13:23 left. The Eagles led by as many as 19.

Z. Mason scored 21 points and Greg Pryor 10 for the Mocs, still second in the conference but now tied with Wofford.

Copyright 2014 by STATS LLC. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Georgia Southern (12-16) «364177
Chattanooga (16-12)342761

Related Video

 

CBSSports.com Shop

Kansas Jayhawks Turf Fleece Pullover Hoodie

Free 3-Day Shipping over $100!
Use code 3DAY100
Get their favorite team gear
Shop Now

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-06-2122
Georgia St.0-06-348
Texas St.0-06-3211
UL-Monroe0-06-4292
UT-Arlington0-06-4104
UL Lafayette0-06-5266
Arkansas St.0-04-4290
Troy0-04-4343
UALR0-04-4315
App. St.0-03-5218
S. Alabama0-02-7332

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Mercer1-06-5245
Chattanooga1-06-6206
UNC-Green.1-04-8258
Furman1-02-7251
ETSU1-16-2212
VMI1-15-6261
Wofford0-09-238
Citadel0-14-6345
W. Carolina0-13-8243
Samford0-24-8330
 
Other games
MEMP 64 Final
RUT 59
MIST 94 Final
PUR 79
CONN 68 Final
TEMP 55
DUKE 66 Final
UNC 74
GONZ 65 Final
BYU 73