Georgia State vs UNC-Wilmington

Georgia St. 68, N.C.-Wilmington 53

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WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - Eric Buckner scored 17 points and Jihad Ali added 16 to lead Georgia State to a 68-53 victory over UNC Wilmington on Wednesday night in a Colonial Athletic Association game.

Buckner also grabbed nine rebounds and Ali eight for the Panthers (15-8, 7-5), who had lost their two previous games.

With the score tied 11-11 and 8:28 remaining in the first half, Ali made a layup and then a 3-pointer 31 seconds later to launch a 15-0 Georgia State run. The Panthers never led by fewer than nine points the rest of the way.

Donte Morales scored 14 points and Keith Rendleman had 12 points and 13 rebounds for the Seahawks (8-14, 4-8), who have dropped four in a row, including a 66-61 loss to Towson on Saturday that snapped the Tigers' 41-game losing streak.

Georgia State also defeated UNC Wilmington 75-61 on Jan. 12.

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Scoreboard
Georgia State (15-8) «284068
NC-Wilmington (8-14)173653

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Georgia State Panthers
E. Buckner, F358-111-491417
R. Richardson, F214-100-050310
J. Ali, G366-112-481216
J. Fields, G293-61-14217
J. Micheaux, G243-62-24218
D. White292-100-20635
T. Kimbro Jr.141-51-25104
B. McGee70-00-22000
J. Vincent30-01-40001
J. Taylor20-00-01000
Totals 27-598-2140131468
 45.8%38.1% 
UNC-Wilmington Seahawks
K. Rendleman, F375-102-5130212
M. Wilson, C193-30-12136
F. Jackson, G332-60-15514
D. Morales, G325-123-363014
A. Smith, G304-150-24219
K. Simmons142-60-10104
C. Williams131-10-06042
T. Milson120-10-00240
T. Deloach60-00-00100
N. Anderson31-10-00002
C. Chambers10-00-00010
Totals 23-555-1338151653
 41.8%38.5% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-08-235
Louisiana0-08-2127
Georgia St.0-07-3227
UT-Arlington0-07-367
Coast. Car.0-05-5184
S. Alabama0-05-5283
Texas St.0-05-5334
Troy0-05-5293
App. St.0-05-6272
UL-Monroe0-04-5246
Arkansas St.0-03-7343
Little Rock0-02-8299

Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Towson0-010-129
Charleston0-07-2185
Hofstra0-07-3104
Will. & Mary0-06-3114
Elon0-06-4121
Northeastern0-06-4138
Drexel0-05-5203
Delaware0-04-6270
J. Madison0-03-8347
UNC-Wilm.0-02-6263
 
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