Hofstra vs Georgia State

Georgia St. 61, Hofstra 43

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ATLANTA (AP) - Manny Atkins scored 13 points and Georgia State allowed a season-low in points in a 61-43 victory over Hofstra Wednesday night in Colonial Athletic Association.

The Panthers (13-14, 8-6), trailing 10-4, scored 16 consecutive points to lead 28-19 at halftime. They extended their lead to 43-25 midway through the second half and coasted home against Hofstra (6-19, 3-9).

Georgia State, which also got 11 points apiece from Devonta White and center James Vincent (5 for 5 from the floor), forced 22 Hofstra turnovers - 14 on steals - and turned those turnovers into 31 points. The Panthers also hounded Hofstra into 29-percent shooting from the field (12 of 41).

Stevie Mejia was the only player in double figures for the Pride. He posted his first career double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds. No one else scored more than six.

Atkins just missed a double-double with nine rebounds.

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Scoreboard
Hofstra (6-19)192443
Georgia State (13-14) «283361

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Hofstra Pride
D. Imes, F362-90-07124
J. Allen, F312-42-32026
S. Nwaukoni, C220-15-78145
S. Mejia, G355-104-7102318
T. Buie, G221-70-03112
M. Kone191-21-24033
D. Brown131-30-21002
M. Grogan110-43-31023
A. Savion80-10-00020
D. Payen30-00-00000
Totals 12-4115-243651943
 29.3%62.5% 
Georgia State Panthers
M. Atkins, F363-126-892413
J. Vincent, C275-51-240311
D. White, G373-105-533011
R. Richardson, G322-60-02116
R. Hunter, G273-100-02246
M. Crider141-20-00042
L. Smith140-04-61024
D. Travers133-41-10018
Totals 20-4917-222681961
 40.8%77.3% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.15-329-627
Charleston14-425-1062
Towson11-720-1392
Elon10-818-14160
Will. & Mary10-817-14110
Northeastern8-1015-16134
Hofstra7-1115-17196
J. Madison7-1110-23256
Delaware5-1313-20234
Drexel3-159-23308

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington14-427-945
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297
 
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CHAR 71 Final
BUTL 67
NEB 47 Final
IND 76
DEP 78 Final
ND 82
SYR 58 Final
UCONN 66
MIAMI 74 Final
FSU 68
OKST 91 Final
TXTCH 67
UCF 71 Final
MEMP 93
UNC 68 Final
DUKE 73
NMEX 54 Final
FRESNO 48
SDSU 60 Final
CSU 66
ORE 65 Final
WASH 52