SEC Tournament - Recap - LSU Defeats Georgia 68-63
|SEC Tournament - Recap - LSU Defeats Georgia 68-63|
Shavon Coleman scored 24 points leading LSU to a 68-63 victory over Georgia at Bridgestone Arena on Thursday.
LSU was a 1.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
LSU got 16 points from Andre Stringer and another 12 points from Johnny O'Bryant III. Anthony Hickey contributed 5 assists, while Johnny O'Bryant III cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Georgia got a 32-point performance from Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, who was supported by 15 points from Charles Mann. Charles Mann had 5 assists in a losing cause for Georgia, while Kentavious Caldwell-Pope grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed LSU were victorious, as the score was 39-19 at the break.
Georgia won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 48-34.