Recap: Maryland vs. Ga Southern
College Park, MD (Sports Network) - Charles Mitchell led five Terrapins in double figures with 13 points as Maryland cruised by the visiting Georgia Southern Eagles, 70-53, in non-conference action at Comcast Center.
Mitchell added 11 rebounds from off the bench for Maryland (4-1). Logan Aronhalt scored 12 points on a perfect 4-of-4 from behind the arc. Nick Faust tallied 11 points, while Alex Len and Shaquille Cleare contributed 10 points a piece.
The Eagles (2-3) were paced by C.J. Reed who scored a game-high 15 points. Eric Ferguson chipped in 13 points and Tre Bussey put up 11 points in the setback.
Despite Georgia Southern starting out the game on a 9-1 run, the Terrapins crawled back to take a 29-26 lead at the half. Maryland's bench contributed 19 points in the first 20 minutes of play.
Maryland opened the second half on a 17-4 run and never looked back. The Terrapins shot 49.1 percent from the field in the game, while the Eagles made only 33.3 percent of their attempts from the floor.
The Terrapins dominated on the glass, 49-25, and held the visitors to only 7- of-22 shooting behind the three-point line.Game Notes