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NCAA Game Summary - Troy at Georgia State



(Thursday, January 2nd)

Final Score: Georgia State 81, Troy 72

Atlanta, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - R.J. Hunter paced all scorers with 25 points, as the Georgia State Panthers downed the Troy Trojans, 81-72, at GSU Sports Arena in the Sun Belt Conference opener for each team.

Hunter also swiped seven steals for GSU (8-6, 1-0 Sun Belt), which has won five straight games. Ryan Harrow was also outstanding, tallying 20 points and seven assists, and Curtis Washington put up 10 points.

For Troy (5-8, 0-1), Hunter Williams shot 6-of-9 from 3-point range on his way to 18 points. Kevin Thomas posted a double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds but also committed seven turnovers, while Antonie Myers had 14 points and eight boards.

Troy shot 50 percent from the field in the first half, but GSU was even better at 55.2 percent. The Panthers also shot 3-of-8 from 3-point range and 9-of-10 from the foul line in the opening 20 minutes, as they carried a comfortable 44-31 advantage into the break.

GSU's lead never dipped below eight points in the second stanza.

The Trojans biggest downfall was their 23 turnovers, which resulted in 33 points for GSU. Meanwhile, the Panthers coughed the ball up just 10 times.

01/02 21:23:14 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
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Final
TOR 4
NYY 3
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NYM 6
PHI 5
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PIT 2
CIN 3
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BAL 12
MIN 8
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TAM 0
BOS 3
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CWS 6
DET 2
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HOU 3
TEX 2
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STL 9
CHC 6
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ANA 8
OAK 1
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SFG 15
MIL 5
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ARI 6
COL 2
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SDP 1
LOS 7
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SEA 5
WAS 3
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ATL 1
MIA 0
10th
KAN 2
CLE 4
 
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TAM
BOS
 
1:10pm Today
MIA
NYM
 
1:10pm Today
ATL
PHI
 
1:35pm Today
BAL
MIN
 
2:15pm Today
STL
PIT
 
2:20pm Today
CHC
MIL
 
4:05pm Today
CLE
DET
 
4:05pm Today
OAK
SEA
 
4:10pm Today
SDP
ARI
 
4:10pm Today
COL
SFG
 
8:10pm Tonight
KAN
TEX
 
8:10pm Tonight
LOS
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Final
TENN 38
UTST 7
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BAY 45
SMU 0
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LOU
MIAMI
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DUR 6
NOR 9
 
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