Scarolina 16 37 1 54
Georgia 23 30 9 62
Date of game: 2/23/2013

Recap: Georgia vs. South Carolina

Athens, GA (Sports Network) - Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 18 points and hit a clutch 3-pointer in the second half as the Georgia Bulldogs defeated the South Carolina Gamecocks, 62-54, in SEC action at Stegeman Coliseum.

Caldwell-Pope was two-boards shy of a double-double for the Bulldogs (13-14, 7-7 SEC). Charles Mann added 14 points and Nemanja Djurisic contributed 11 points. Brandon Morris chipped collected 11 rebounds as Georgia snapped a three-game losing streak.

For the Gamecocks (13-14, 3-11), Bruce Ellington recorded a team-high 11 points. Laimonas Chatkevicius added 10 rebounds as South Carolina lost its seventh game in the last eight tries.

Both teams struggled shooting in the first half as each made only six from the floor including and went 0-of-6 from beyond the arc. South Carolina made 4-of-7 foul shots, while Georgia made 11-of-19 from the free throw line, en route to a 23-16 advantage at the break.

In the second, South Carolina made 12-of-23 from the floor including 6-of-10 beyond the arc as they took a three-point lead with 17 seconds remaining. However, a made 3-pointer by Caldwell-Pope with 10 seconds remaining forced overtime.

South Carolina was held to a 0-of-7 field goals made in overtime. Georgia made 2-of-4 from the floor including 1-of-2 beyond the arc, en route to the 8- point victory.

Georgia controlled rebounds 47-39, and made 28-of-46 from the foul line, thanks to 29 personal fouls by South Carolina.

Game Notes

Winston cleared of FSU conduct violations

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was found not to have violated the university's conduct code over allegations that he sexually assaulted a fellow student in December 2012.

NFL flexes Bengals-Steelers into primetime for Week 17

The NFL announced Sunday night that the AFC North showdown between the Cincinnati Bengals and Pittsburgh Steelers will be the NBC primetime game for Week 17.

Giants acquire McGehee from Marlins

The San Francisco Giants have acquired infielder Casey McGehee from the Miami Marlins in exchange for minor league pitchers Kendry Flores and Luis Castillo.

Vancouver's Hansen collapses on bench

Vancouver Canucks forward Jannik Hansen collapsed on the bench during the second period of Saturday's game against the Calgary Flames and had to be helped to the locker room.

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