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NCAA Game Summary - Davidson at Georgia Southern



(Saturday, February 15th)

Final Score: Davidson 88, Georgia Southern 73

Statesboro, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - Brian Sullivan scored 25 points to lead the Davidson Wildcats to an 88-73 road win over the Georgia Southern Eagles in a Southern Conference matchup at Hanner Fieldhouse.

Tom Droney was next in line with 14 points for the Wildcats (15-11, 11-1 SoCon), who have now won eight in a row and 11 of their last 12 games overall. De'Mon Brooks added 13 points, and Chris Czerapowicz finished with 11 points and eight rebounds.

The Eagles (11-16, 4-8) suffered their fourth consecutive loss despite a big game from Jelani Hewitt, who led all scorers with 32 points and matched a career-high with six 3-pointers. Brian Holmes and Tre Bussey rounded out the double-digit scorers with 11 and 10 points, respectively.

The Wildcats sprinted out of the gate as they shot 60 percent from the floor and made 5-of-10 3-pointers in the opening frame to claim a 45-32 lead at the break.

Hewitt scored 21 of his 32 points after halftime, but the Wildcats ultimately put the game away with an 11-0 spurt late in the contest. The visitors finished with 11 3-pointers (.440) on the day.

Davidson has dominated the head-to-head series with GSU as it won for the 15th time in the last 16 meetings. In addition, the Wildcats not only extended their SoCon road winning streak to 12, but they also clinched a first-round bye for the conference tournament.

02/15 17:00:14 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
NOR 6
DUR 3
 
4th
MIA 80
CHA 70
 
Final
CLE 6
TOR 4
Final
DET 2
ANA 1
13th
NYM 3
ATL 3
 
Final
MIA 3
SEA 2
13th
PIT 2
MIL 2
 
Final
WAS 3
STL 2
12th
TAM 1
NYY 1
 
Final
KAN 3
MIN 8
 
7th
CHC 2
CIN 8
 
7th
TEX 2
CWS 9
 
4th
OAK 2
HOU 1
 
5th
LOS 0
ARI 0
 
4th
COL 4
PHI 3
 
5th
SDP 2
SFG 4
 
7:05pm Tonight
BOS
BAL
Final
SAN 90
DAL 85
4th
MIA 80
CHA 70
 
7:00pm Tonight
CHI
WAS
9:30pm Tonight
HOU
POR
Final
NYR 2
PHI 4
3rd
BOS 4
DET 1
 
7:00pm Tonight
MON
TAM
10:00pm Tonight
SJS
LOS
Final
NOR 6
DUR 3