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.