BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Trey Montgomery scored 17 points and Samford routed Georgia Southern 69-46 on Thursday night, holding the Eagles to their lowest point total since the 2004-05 season.
The Bulldogs (11-9, 6-5 Southern Conference), who led 36-25 at halftime and by as many as 27 points in the second half, snapped a five-game losing streak against Georgia Southern.
The Eagles (7-11, 5-5) were 0-for-15 from 3-point range. The 46 points marked their lowest total since a 61-42 loss at Washington State in November 2004.
Georgia Southern outrebounded Samford 38-27, but also committed more turnovers, 21-13.
Bryan Friday added 14 points for Samford, which shot 48.1 percent for the game (25 of 52) compared to 35.2 percent shooting for Georgia Southern (19 of 54).
The Eagles had no players in double figures. Tyler Troupe and Ben Drayton scored nine points apiece.