Scores

Final

Ga. Southern 87

(7-12, 5-6 Southern)

Chattanooga 100

(10-12, 6-5 Southern)

    5:00 PM ET, January 31, 2009

    McKenzie Arena, Chattanooga, Tennessee

    1 2 T
    GASO 47 4087
    CHAT 46 54100

    Top Performers

    Georgia Southern: A. Hanson 26 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast

    Chattanooga: S. McDowell 27 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast, 3 Stl

    Chattanooga 100, Georgia Southern 87

    Associated Press

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- Stephen McDowell scored 27 points as Chattanooga defeated Georgia Southern 100-87 on Saturday.

    Kevin Goffney had 21 points and 11 rebounds for the Mocs (10-12, 6-5 Southern Conference). Keyron Sheard added 18 points.

    Georgia Southern held a 47-46 lead at halftime. The Mocs tied the score at 60-60 with 15:10 remaining on a 3-pointer by McDowell. A 12-0 run midway through the second half to give Chattanooga a 75-66 lead with 8:43 remaining.

    Chattanooga broke the 100-point mark for the third time this season. They shot 49.2 percent from the field (32-for-65), including 40.7 percent from 3-point range (11-for-27).

    The Eagles (7-12, 5-6) were led by Antonio Hanson, who scored 26 points. Antoine Johnson added 17 points and eight assists.

    The Mocs outrebounded Georgia Southern 39-30.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    GASO
    CHAT
    Points 87 100
    FG Made-Attempted 31-63 (.492) 32-65 (.492)
    3P Made-Attempted 15-28 (.536) 11-27 (.407)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-14 (.714) 25-40 (.625)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 27 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 15

    2008-09 Season

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