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Bryant scores 17 to carry Georgia Southern past Troy 63-56

Jan. 16, 2021 5:29 PM EST

STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Zack Bryant came off the bench to score 17 points to carry Georgia Southern to a 63-56 win over Troy on Saturday. Kamari Brown had 12 points for Georgia Southern (9-6, 3-3 Sun Belt Conference). Eric Boone added five steals. Zay Williams scored a season-high 24 points plus eight...

Brown leads Georgia Southern past Troy 67-64 in OT

Jan. 15, 2021 8:49 PM EST

STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Kamari Brown posted 12 points as Georgia Southern narrowly beat Troy 67-64 in overtime on Friday night. Zack Bryant had 12 points for Georgia Southern (8-6, 2-3 Sun Belt Conference). Kam Woods scored a season-high 23 points for the Trojans (6-6, 1-2). Khalyl Waters added 12 points...

McCadden leads Georgia Southern past South Alabama 62-49

Jan. 2, 2021 5:35 PM EST

STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Elijah McCadden recorded 12 points and 10 rebounds to lift Georgia Southern to a 62-49 win over South Alabama on Saturday. Zack Bryant had 12 points for Georgia Southern (7-4, 1-1 Sun Belt Conference). Eric Boone added 11 points. Andrei Savrasov had seven rebounds and four blocks....

Flowers lifts South Alabama over Georgia Southern 88-59

Jan. 1, 2021 8:23 PM EST

STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Michael Flowers had 26 points as South Alabama rolled past Georgia Southern 88-59 on Friday night in the first Sun Belt Conference matchup of the season for both teams. John Pettway had 17 points for South Alabama (7-3). Kayo Goncalves added 15 points and 10 rebounds, and KK Curry...

Viti leads Georgia Southern over Carver College 92-27

Dec. 15, 2020 8:13 PM EST

STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — David Viti had 12 points off the bench to carry Georgia Southern to a 92-27 win over Carver College on Tuesday night. Elijah McCadden had 11 points for Georgia Southern (4-2). Kamari Brown added 10 points and Zack Bryant had three blocks. Bryson Scott had six points for the Cougars....

Cummings carries Mercer over Georgia Southern 77-75

Dec. 13, 2020 9:02 PM EST

STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Ross Cummings had 22 points as Mercer narrowly defeated Georgia Southern 77-75 on Sunday night. Felipe Haase had 13 points and 16 rebounds for Mercer (6-0), which won its sixth consecutive game to start the season. James Glisson III added 13 points. Leon Ayers III had 10 points. Zack...

Appalachian St. beats Georgia Southern with big 4th quarter

Dec. 12, 2020 9:51 PM EST

STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Jalen Virgil scored on a 100-yard kickoff return and Nate Noel broke loose for a 70-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter, and Appalachian State beat Georgia Southern 34-26 on Saturday night in the regular-season finale for both teams. Alex Raynor's 47-yard field goal on the...

Georgia Southern stays undefeated at home, beats FAU 20-3

Dec. 5, 2020 9:13 PM EST

STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Logan Wright ran 12 times for 57 yards and a score and caught two passes for 65 yards to help Georgia Southern beat Florida Atlantic 20-3 on Saturday. The Eagles (7-4), who improved to 6-0 at home, ran 59 times for 269 yards — Justin Tomlin kept it 20 times for 78 yards...

Georgia Southern beats College of Coastal Georgia 91-79

Nov. 28, 2020 7:01 PM EST

STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) — Cam Bryant came off the bench to score 14 points to lead Georgia Southern to a 91-79 win over College of Coastal Georgia on Saturday. Kaden Archie had 14 points for Georgia Southern (2-0). Kamari Brown added 13 points. Elijah McCadden had 13 points. Jordon Parks had 16 points for the...