Davidson 57
Gasouthern 35 35 70
Date of game: 1/14/2013

Recap: Ga Southern vs. Davidson

Statesboro, GA (Sports Network) - C.J. Reed scored a game-high 16 points to lead the Georgia Southern Eagles to a 70-57 victory over the Davidson Wildcats in a Southern Conference matchup at Hanner Fieldhouse.

Eric Ferguson added 14 points and three blocks for Georgia Southern (7-10, 1-3 SoCon), which snapped a three-game losing streak. Marvin Baynham chipped in 10 points off the bench.

Chris Czerapowicz tallied 13 points for Davidson (9-7, 4-1) as it had its 11- game winning streak versus the Eagles come to an end. Tyler Kalinoski scored 11 points and Jake Cohen netted 10 in the first conference loss of the season for the Wildcats.

Georgia Southern came out hot and hit 10-of-13 from the floor, including 3- of-3 from beyond the arc to jump out to a 25-13 lead. The Wildcats rallied back as halftime neared and 3-pointers by Kalinoski and Clint Mann made it 35-31 at the break.

Davidson continued to struggle and made only 30 percent of its field goal attempts in the second half. The Eagles cruised to the win by converting 10- of-16 free throw attempts in the final 20 minutes.

Georgia Southern shot 53.1 percent from the field to end its 11-game losing streak to Davidson.

Game Notes

Barnum hopes to lift Portland State in 2015

Portland State and new coach Bruce Barnum will face two FBS opponents and five teams at home as part of an 11-game 2015 schedule announced on Thursday.

NASCAR News
Steelers sign QB Tajh Boyd

The Pittsburgh Steelers signed former Clemson quarterback Tajh Boyd to their offseason roster on Friday.

Pence breaks arm, out 6-to-8 weeks

The defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants will be without a key regular for perhaps the first month of the 2015 season after All-Star outfielder Hunter Pence fractured his left forearm in Thursday's spring training game.

Nystrom to be sidelined 1 month

The Nashville Predators revealed on Friday that forward Eric Nystrom will miss approximately four weeks with a lower-body injury.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.