Georgia State Defeats East Carolina 89-82 - Recap
|Georgia State Defeats East Carolina 89-82 - Recap|
Manny Atkins scored 27 points and chipped in with 12 rebounds for Georgia State on Sunday, leading them to an 89-82 victory over East Carolina at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum.
Georgia State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 1-point spread as favorites.
Georgia State got 24 points from Ryan Harrow and another 22 points from R.J. Hunter. Ryan Harrow contributed 9 assists, while Manny Atkins cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
East Carolina got a 21-point performance from Akeem Richmond, who was supported by 18 points from Prince Williams. Prince Williams had 7 assists in a losing cause for East Carolina, while Brandan Stith grabbed 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Georgia State were victorious, as the score was 35-27 at the break.
The rebound battle favored East Carolina as they grabbed 38 boards, while Georgia State only had 37.