Scores

Final

Georgia State 65

(8-13, 3-8 CAA)

Northeastern 70

(7-15, 3-8 CAA)

    1:00 PM ET, January 29, 2011

    Matthews Arena, Boston, Massachusetts

    1 2 T
    GAST 23 4265
    NE 33 3770

    Top Performers

    Georgia St: J. Fields 10 Pts, 4 Reb, 7 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Northeastern: C. Allen 22 Pts, 8 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    Chaisson Allen's 22 powers Northeastern past Georgia St.

    Chaisson Allen scored 22 points as Northeastern defeated Georgia State 70-65 in a Colonial Athletic Association game on Saturday, the Panthers' seventh straight loss.

    BOSTON -- Chaisson Allen scored 22 points as Northeastern defeated Georgia State 70-65 in a Colonial Athletic Association game on Saturday, the Panthers' seventh straight loss.

    Allen scored four points during an 11-0 first-half run that gave the Huskies (7-15, 3-8) a 24-12 lead. He added five points in the final 1:24 of the half, which ended with Northeastern ahead 33-23.

    Georgia State (8-13, 3-8) got within seven, 37-30, in the opening 3 minutes of the second half, but a 12-0 run put Northeastern ahead 49-30 with 12:33 left.

    The Huskies shot 52.4 percent (11 of 21) in the second half, although the Panthers held them without a basket over the final 6:56. Northeastern made 9 of 10 free throws in the final 1:33 to hold on.

    Joel Smith added 17 points and Jonathan Lee 12 for Northeastern.

    Eric Buckner led Georgia State with 13 points, Javonte Maynor added 12 and Jihad Ali 11.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    GAST
    NE
    Points 65 70
    FG Made-Attempted 23-62 (.371) 23-47 (.489)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-24 (.333) 5-9 (.556)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-17 (.647) 19-22 (.864)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 19

    2010-11 Season

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