Recap - Georgia Southern Defeats Columbia Intl 110-74

Recap - Georgia Southern Defeats Columbia Intl 110-74

Georgia Southern blew out Columbia Intl on Friday, running up the score in a 110-74 win at Hanner Fieldhouse.

Georgia Southern got 25 points from Jelani Hewitt and another 20 points from Tre Bussey. Brian Holmes contributed 4 assists, while Angel Matias cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Columbia Intl got 20 points from Ben Johnson in a losing cause and another 17 points from Ryan Gibson. Alonzo Green contributed 5 assists for them, while Ben Johnson had 6 rebounds.

Georgia Southern hit the break leading 61-35 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored Georgia Southern as they grabbed 50 boards, while Columbia Intl only had 35.