William & Mary vs Georgia State

Georgia St. 66, William &, Mary 34


ATLANTA (AP) - Jihad Ali scored 17 points and Georgia State played outstanding defense to defeat William & Mary 66-34 on Saturday in the teams' Colonial Athletic Association opener.

The Panthers (6-3) have won six in a row, their longest winning streak since a seven-game streak in the 2003-04 season. They've held their opponents to an average of 47 points during the streak.

The 34 points by the Tribe (1-8) are the second fewest ever by a Georgia State opponent, just one point more than the school record of 33 points allowed against Howard in 2009-10.

The Panthers held William and Mary to just 25.5 percent (12 of 47) shooting from the field, and the Tribe had more turnovers (18) than field goals (12).

James Fields added 12 points and Eric Buckner 11 for Georgia State.

Brandon Britt's eight points were the most for William & Mary.

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William & Mary (1-8)132134
Georgia State (6-3) «323466

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William & Mary Tribe
Q. McDowell, F312-100-02025
T. Rusthoven, F210-31-27051
J. Boatner, G291-80-02303
K. Brown, G211-20-04323
B. Britt, G203-71-11028
M. Rum253-60-03016
M. Thornton211-61-21114
T. Schalk150-22-23012
F. Heldring111-30-01112
D. Howard II20-00-00000
A. Pavloff20-00-00000
B. Whitlatch20-00-00000
Totals 12-475-72981534
Georgia State Panthers
J. Micheaux, F241-52-28524
E. Buckner, F225-111-260311
J. Fields, G323-66-652012
D. White, G231-51-41303
R. Richardson, G132-60-00016
J. Ali347-142-351017
T. Kimbro Jr.212-40-16205
J. Vincent153-31-11027
B. McGee80-21-23001
T. Gamble20-00-00010
R. Green20-10-00000
K. Shaw20-10-00010
J. Taylor20-10-02000
Totals 24-5914-2140131066
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Will. & Mary10-817-14110
J. Madison7-1110-23256

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
Other games
NC 72 Final
Kentucky 73
Iowa St 66 Final
Michigan 76
UTRGV 35 Final
Ohio St 64
Purdue 63 Final
XAV 66
Arkansas 62 Final
UConn 75
GONZ 75 Final
Illinois 82
MU 61 Final
Wisc 54
PITT 61 Final
Tenn 56
S Florida 42 Final
Kansas 70
PORT 53 Final
STL 73
SFA 42 Final
Tx A&M 55
Aus Peay 60 Final
Memphis 91
W Virg 62 Final
Miss St 75