Pearson leads Texas State past Georgia Southern 70-55
SAN MARCOS, Texas (AP) — Nijal Pearson had 20 points as Texas State beat Georgia Southern 70-55 on Thursday night.
Texas State dominated the first half and led 42-20 at halftime. The Eagles’ 20 first-half points marked a season low for the team.
The Bobcats leveled the season series against the Eagles with the win. Georgia Southern defeated Texas State 67-64 on Dec. 19. Texas State plays Georgia State at home on Saturday. Georgia Southern plays Texas-Arlington on the road on Saturday.