Georgia Southern vs South Carolina State Wrap - Georgia Southern Wins 79-61
Georgia Southern grabbed a 79-61 win over South Carolina State on Saturday, behind a 22-point effort from Angel Matias at SHM Memorial Center.
Tre Bussey had 14 points for Georgia Southern and Curtis Diamond chipped in with 14 points. Brian Holmes had 3 assists for them, while Angel Matias was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
South Carolina State got 21 points from Adama Adams in a losing cause and another 8 points from Devin Joint. Jalen White contributed 4 assists for them, while Devin Joint had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Georgia Southern were victorious, as the score was 36-24 at the break.
The rebound battle favored South Carolina State as they grabbed 31 boards, while Georgia Southern only had 26.