Ysu 68
Georgia 56
Date of game: 11/12/2012

Recap: Georgia vs. Youngstown St

Athens, GA (Sports Network) - Kendrick Perry scored 23 points for Youngstown State as they visited the Georgia Bulldogs at the Stegeman Coliseum and emerged victorious, 68-56.

Perry was 10-of-11 at the free throw line while adding six rebounds, five assists, and four steals for the Penguins (2-0). Damian Eargle recorded a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds while also posting three blocked shots. Kamren Belin added 17 points and six rebounds.

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored a game-high 27 points while knocking down five three-pointers, pulling down six rebounds and registering four steals for the Bulldogs (1-1).

YSU started the game with an 8-0 run, en route to a 25-14 lead at the break. The hosts shot a mere 3-of-24 from the floor in the frame, including 1-of-7 behind the three-point line.

Georgia was much more accurate in the second half, knocking down 48.3 percent from the field and 5-of-9 on the perimeter, but it was too little, too late in the 12-point decision.

The Penguins scored the first points of the contest and never looked back, surviving 17 turnovers in the process.

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.

Predators' Weber to miss next two playoff games

Predators defenseman Shea Weber will not travel to Chicago for the next two games of his team's Western Conference quarterfinal series due to a lower-body injury.

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