Cancun Challenge - Presbyterian vs Georgia Southern Wrap - Georgia Southern Wins 76-66
Presbyterian was burned for 26 points by Jelani Hewitt on Wednesday as Georgia Southern picked up a 76-66 win at Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya.
Georgia Southern did not, however, defeat Presbyterian against the spread, which closed at 11 at most sportsbooks.
Georgia Southern got 21 points from Tre Bussey and another 18 points from Curtis Diamond. Curtis Diamond contributed 4 assists, while Angel Matias cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Presbyterian got 22 points from Reggie Dillard in a losing cause and another 15 points from Danny Herrera. Austin Anderson contributed 7 assists for them, while William Truss had 10 rebounds.
Georgia Southern hit the break leading 37-32 before taking care of business in the second half.
Georgia Southern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-24.