Scores

Final

New Orleans 44

(0-3, 0-2 away)

Savannah State 54

(4-0, 4-0 home)

    12:00 PM ET, November 22, 2008

    Tiger Arena, Savannah, Georgia

    1 2 T
    UNO 27 1744
    SAV 20 3454

    Top Performers

    New Orleans: T. Worley 20 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Savannah State: C. Linton 16 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

    Savannah St. 54, New Orleans 44

    Associated Press

    Savannah, Ga. -- Chris Linton led Savannah State with 16 points in a 54-44 win against New Orleans on Saturday.

    The Privateers (4-0) trailed 27-20 at halftime before having a big second half for the win.

    Savannah State, who shot just 25 percent (7 of 28) in the first half, connected on 50 percent (13 of 26) in the second.

    While the Privateers were heating up in the second half, New Orleans struggled to score. The Tigers (0-3) had only 17 points in the second half on 6-for-22 shooting. The Tigers also committed a total of 24 turnovers leading to 23 Savannah State points.

    T.J. Worley had a game-high 20 points for New Orleans followed by Darrian McKinstry with 15.

    Rashad Hassan pitched in 12 points for the Privateers.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNO
    SAV
    Points 44 54
    FG Made-Attempted 16-46 (.348) 20-54 (.370)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-13 (.231) 4-13 (.308)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-16 (.563) 10-18 (.556)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 14 10

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