South Carolina vs Georgia Recap - Georgia Wins 62-54
|South Carolina vs Georgia Recap - Georgia Wins 62-54|
Georgia got 18 points from Kentavious Caldwell-Pope en route to a 62-54 victory over South Carolina on Saturday at Stegeman Coliseum.
Bettors who backed Georgia were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 7.5 at sportsbooks.
Georgia got 14 points from Charles Mann and another 11 points from Nemanja Djurisic. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope contributed 4 assists, while Brandon Morris cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
South Carolina got a 11-point performance from Bruce Ellington, who was supported by 9 points from Lakeem Jackson. Bruce Ellington had 3 assists in a losing cause for South Carolina, while Laimonas Chatkevicius grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Georgia were victorious, as the score was 23-16 at the break.
Georgia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-39.