Kennesaw State defeats Georgia Southwestern 82-62
Markeith Cummings scored 24 points and Kennesaw State pulled
away from Georgia Southwestern for an 82-62 win Friday night in the
season opener for both teams.
Aaron Anderson added 19 points for the Owls, who have won three
straight season openers. Cummings (8 of 14) and Anderson (9 of 12)
combined to make 17 of 26 field goal attempts. Kennesaw State made
29 of 57 shots from the field (50.9 percent).
The Owls led 40-28 and were never threatened in the second
Georgia Southwestern, an NCAA Division II school, was hurt by 22
turnovers. The Hurricanes held their own on the boards, matching
the Owls with 32 rebounds. The Hurricanes also shot well, making 20
of 46 field goal attempts (43.6 percent).
Matt Shaw led the Hurricanes with 17 points and Phillip Brown