Scores

Final

Ga. Southern 86

(3-7, 0-2 Southern)

    7:00 PM ET, December 11, 2010

    W.S. Hanner Fieldhouse, Statesboro, Georgia

    1 2 T
    BP 36 3874
    GASO 34 5286

    Top Performers

    Brewton Parker: D. Black 27 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 5 Stl

    Georgia Southern: E. Ferguson 22 Pts, 10 Reb, 6 Ast, 4 Stl

    Georgia Southern 86, Brewton Parker 74

    Associated Press

    STATESBORO, Ga. -- Eric Ferguson had 22 points and 10 rebounds to lead Georgia Southern over Brewton-Parker 86-74 on Saturday night.

    The Eagles (3-7) trailed by as many as seven, and 36-34 at halftime, before shooting 73.1 percent in the second half (19 of 26) to snap a six-game losing skid. The Eagles outscored Brewton-Parker 52-38 in the second half, including 26 points in the paint. The Barons (1-7) led 36-29 with 1:32 left in the first half before Georgia Southern scored eight straight to lead 37-36 on Tre Bussey's 3-pointer 14 seconds into the second half.

    It remained tight, as the Eagles led 57-56 with 9:02 to play. They then outscored the NAIA Barons 21-7 over the next 6:36 and led by as many as 15, 78-63, on Rory's three-point play with 2:26 left.

    Spencer finished with 16 points and Bussey had 15.

    DeMario Black led Brewton-Parker with 27 points and Andrew Dikas had 13.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    BP
    GASO
    Points 74 86
    FG Made-Attempted 24-59 (.407) 28-52 (.538)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-30 (.333) 5-16 (.313)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-22 (.727) 25-34 (.735)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 12

    2010-11 Season

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