Recap - Georgia State Defeats Arkansas State 73-72
|Recap - Georgia State Defeats Arkansas State 73-72|
Georgia State grabbed a 73-72 win over Arkansas State on Thursday, behind a 23-point effort from R.J. Hunter at GSU Sports Arena.
Georgia State won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 9.5-point spread.
Devonta White had 15 points for Georgia State and Ryan Harrow chipped in with 11 points. Devonta White had 4 assists for them, while R.J. Hunter was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Arkansas State got 22 points from Kirk Van Slyke in a losing cause and another 12 points from Kendrick Washington. Cameron Golden contributed 6 assists for them, while Kirk Van Slyke had 10 rebounds.
Georgia State led at halftime, 38-29.
The rebound battle favored Arkansas State as they grabbed 41 boards, while Georgia State only had 26.