Appalachian State Downs Georgia Southern 81-68 - Match Report
Appalachian State got 17 points from Tab Hamilton en route to an 81-68 victory over Georgia Southern on Saturday at Holmes Convocation Center.
Appalachian State was a 2.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Appalachian State got 15 points from Chris Burgess and another 14 points from Michael Obacha. Mike Neal contributed 5 assists, while Tommy Spagnolo cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
Georgia Southern got 21 points from Brian Holmes in a losing cause and another 19 points from Jelani Hewitt. Jelani Hewitt contributed 4 assists for them, while Kyle Doyle had 6 rebounds.
Appalachian State led at halftime, 34-26.
Appalachian State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-34.