Georgia St. 58, Drexel 44

Devonta White scored 15 points and Georgia State forced 25

turnovers in the Panthers’ 58-44 win over Drexel on Monday


Georgia State (10-3, 2-0 Colonial Athletic Association) held an

18-17 lead before Jihad Ali sparked an 8-1 run to help the Panthers

take a 26-18 lead into halftime. The Panthers allowed just one free

throw and recorded three steals and a block during the run.

The Panthers have won a school-record 10 consecutive games after

losing three straight.

Georgia State has held opponents to just 51.8 points per game

during the streak, allowing only two of their last 10 foes score

over 55 points.

Despite outrebounding the Panthers 37-27, Drexel (8-5, 0-2) shot

a porous 15 of 47 from the field.

White’s 3-pointer with 6:36 left to play extended the Panthers’

lead to 50-35.

Georgia State has now made at least one 3-pointer in 494

straight games since 1994-95.