Las Vegas Holiday Classic - Georgia Southern vs Virginia Tech Wrap - Georgia Southern Wins 78-73

C.J. Reed scored 22 points leading Georgia Southern to a 78-73 victory over Virginia Tech at Cassell Coliseum on Saturday.

Georgia Southern was the ATS victor, as they covered the 14.5-point spread as an underdog.

Cleon Roberts had 20 points for Georgia Southern and Eric Ferguson chipped in with 14 points. C.J. Reed had 4 assists for them, while Eric Ferguson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Virginia Tech got 28 points from Erick Green in a losing cause and another 21 points from Jarell Eddie. Erick Green contributed 4 assists for them, while C.J. Barksdale had 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Georgia Southern were victorious, as the score was 35-27 at the break.

Georgia Southern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-38.