Arkansas Falls 66-61 to Georgia - Recap

Arkansas Falls 66-61 to Georgia - Recap

Georgia got 15 points from Kenny Gaines en route to a 66-61 victory over Arkansas on Saturday at Stegeman Coliseum.

Bettors who backed Georgia were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 2 at sportsbooks.

Marcus Thornton had 11 points for Georgia and Charles Mann chipped in with 9 points. Charles Mann had 3 assists for them, while Marcus Thornton was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.

Arkansas got 13 points from Coty Clarke in a losing cause and another 12 points from Rashad Madden. Michael Qualls contributed 5 assists for them, while Bobby Portis had 7 rebounds.

Georgia hit the break trailing 29-28 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored Georgia as they grabbed 56 boards, while Arkansas only had 34.