Georgia Southern 88, Brewton Parker 60
Eric Ferguson scored 17 points, leading five Georgia Southern
players in double figures in an 88-60 victory over Brewton-Parker
on Monday night.
Twelve of Ferguson’s points came in the first half, when the
Eagles (4-8) shot a blistering 70.8 percent (17 of 24) for a 41-23
Jelani Hewitt added 14 points, Ben Drayton had 13, and Willie
Powers and Tre’ Bussey 11 each for Georgia Southern, which had lost
its past four games but had led Auburn by 14 points Friday night
before falling 78-75.
The Eagles never led by fewer than 14 points in the second half
and were up by 32 points, 86-54, with a minute to play as they
defeated the Barons (5-7), an NAIA team, for the 11th consecutive
Darrie Stephens scored 14 points to lead Brewton-Parker, which
shot 43.6 percent (24 of 55) but made just 3 of 20 from 3-point