Southern Conference Tournament - Furman Falls 65-50 Against Georgia Southern - Game Recap
Georgia Southern got 20 points from Jelani Hewitt en route to a 65-50 victory over Furman on Friday at U.S. Cellular Center.
Georgia Southern was a 5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Tre Bussey had 14 points for Georgia Southern and Angel Matias chipped in with 10 points. Jelani Hewitt had 5 assists for them, while Marvin Baynham was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Furman got 18 points from Charlie Reddick in a losing cause and another 12 points from Stephen Croone. Stephen Croone contributed 4 assists for them, while Charlie Reddick had 7 rebounds.
Georgia Southern led at halftime, 35-27.
Georgia Southern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-23.