Gastate 29 40 69
Odu 25 29 54
Date of game: 1/19/2013

Recap: Old Dominion vs. Georgia State

Norfolk, VA (Sports Network) - Manny Atkins poured in 21 points to lead the Georgia State Panthers to a 69-54 victory over the Old Dominion Monarchs in a Colonial Athletic Association bout at the Ted Constant Convocation Center.

R.J. Hunter also made a big impact for Georgia State (8-11, 3-3 CAA) by going 6-of-12 from the floor to score 20 points. Devonta White tallied 15 points and seven assists while James Vincent pulled down 12 boards to go along with four blocks as the Panthers collected their second-straight win.

Dimitri Batten paced ODU (2-16, 0-6) with 14 points on 5-of-10 shooting and Donte Hill chipped in 13 points. The Monarchs, who are the only team left in the CAA without a victory in conference action, have now lost six in a row.

The Panthers took a narrow 29-25 lead into the intermission after they hit 39.3 percent of their field goal attempts and limited ODU to 31.6 percent shooting.

The contest remained close to start the second period, but GSU used an 11-1 run to give the visitors a comfortable, 56-44 edge on the scoreboard with only 6:47 remaining. The Panthers converted 12-of-14 at the charity stripe in the second half to stay in front.

The Monarchs managed just eight points off of the 13 turnovers by GSU, which tallied 18 points off of ODU's 17 miscues.

Game Notes

Leinart, Crouch headline 2016 College HOF ballot

Former Heisman Trophy winners Matt Leinart, Eric Crouch and Rashaan Salaam are among 76 Football Bowl Subdivision players on the ballot for election into the 2016 class of the College Football Hall of Fame.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Halfway to the Sprint Cup Chase

The regular season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has reached its midpoint, with 13 races completed and 13 to go before the championship Chase begins.

Blue Jays activate Navarro from DL

The Toronto Blue Jays activated catcher Dioner Navarro from the 15-day disabled list following a 2-0 loss to the Washington Nationals in the opener of Tuesday's doubleheader.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.