Georgia St. 66, James Madison 62
HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP)
Georgia State, which led wire-to-wire, took its largest lead, 39-26, on a jumper from White. From there, James Madison cut the deficit to two points five times and to one, 60-59, with 2:25 remaining but could not overtake the Panthers.
James Madison (16-14, 10-7) edged Georgia State in shooting, 43 percent (24 of 55) to 41 percent (22 of 53), but the Panthers sank all 17 free throws in the second half.
A.J. Davis paced James Madison with 22 points and 10 rebounds.