Gasouthern 53
Maryland 70
Date of game: 11/24/2012

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

Youngstown State's Ruiz in midseason form

Youngstown State wrapped up spring practices under first-year coach Bo Pelini Friday night, and he and his staff surely enjoyed what they saw in running back Martin Ruiz.

Manziel apologizes following rehab stint

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel issued a statement Friday, offering an apology and thanks to fans, teammates and the organization for support during his recent stay at a treatment facility.

Rays send reliever Beliveau to DL

The Tampa Bay Rays placed reliever Jeff Beliveau on the 15-day disabled list Friday due to soreness in his left shoulder.

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