Georgia State vs George Mason

George Mason 61, Georgia St. 59

  •  

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Bryon Allen's reverse layup with 3.4 seconds remaining broke a 59-all tie and gave third-seeded George Mason a 61-59 victory against Georgia State in the quarterfinals of the Colonial Athletic Association tournament on Saturday night.

Mike Morrison had 12 points and four blocks and Sherrod Wright scored all 10 of his points in a span of four minutes late in the second half for the Patriots (24-8), who advanced to a rubber game against second-seeded Virginia Commonwealth in the semifinals on Sunday.

The Panthers (21-11) led most off the way before a 12-3 run gave George Mason a 52-46 lead with 7:24 to play. Georgia State finally drew even again on a steal and layup by James Fields with 33 seconds to go, but Allen's play denied them their first trip to the semifinals.

Fields scored 15 points and Rashaad Richardson 10 for the Panthers.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
Scoreboard
Georgia State (21-11)302959
George Mason (24-8) «253661

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Georgia State Panthers
E. Buckner, F302-65-107039
J. Micheaux, F293-62-83038
J. Ali, G382-112-26336
D. White, G372-92-23417
R. Richardson, G173-52-210210
J. Fields315-104-661315
T. Kimbro Jr.91-20-01002
J. Vincent91-20-03012
Totals 19-5117-303381659
 37.3%56.7% 
George Mason Patriots
M. Morrison, F295-92-371512
R. Pearson, F242-70-02554
A. Cornelius, G292-80-04125
B. Allen, G284-70-12138
V. Vaughns, G283-73-34009
J. Arledge172-50-06134
S. Wright174-72-351110
C. Edwards130-20-01310
E. Copes82-20-02014
V. Gray62-30-22015
P. Bennett10-00-00000
Totals 26-577-1239132261
 45.6%58.3% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-07-237
Louisiana0-07-2192
UT-Arlington0-07-367
Georgia St.0-06-3213
Coast. Car.0-05-5194
S. Alabama0-05-5286
Texas St.0-05-5335
Troy0-05-5261
App. St.0-05-6271
UL-Monroe0-03-5236
Arkansas St.0-03-6339
Little Rock0-02-7322

Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Towson0-010-130
Charleston0-07-2168
Hofstra0-06-3114
Will. & Mary0-06-3115
Elon0-06-4125
Northeastern0-06-4138
Drexel0-05-5177
Delaware0-04-6274
UNC-Wilm.0-02-5260
J. Madison0-03-8344
 
Other games
GTOWN 69 Final
MU 83
TNST 52 Final
MRST 54
Illinois St 65 Final
Wich St 64
Temple 80 Final
FORD 60
Louisville 49 Final
Syracuse 58
Missouri 81 Final
TXTCH 59
EVAN 71 Final
CREI 99
NC 88 Final
DUKE 70
Baylor 72 Final
Iowa St 80
SDSU 98 Final
TCU 92
Texas 63 Final
Kansas 73
Wyoming 63 Final
UNLV 74