Georgia State bounces back, tops Texas State 68-41

BY foxsports • February 17, 2014

ATLANTA (AP) Ryan Harrow had 17 points and reached 1,000 career points Monday night as Georgia State bounced back from its only conference loss to beat Texas State 68-41.

Manny Atkins added 15 points to come within seven points of the same career milestone for the Panthers (18-7, 11-1 Sun Belt Conference).

Georgia State responded from its 85-81 loss to Troy on Saturday with a season-low for scoring defense, 13 points lower than its previous best at 54.

After a slow start for both teams - the Panthers led 6-5 after 10 minutes - Georgia State finished the half with a 10-0 run to take a 28-14 lead.

The Panthers extended to their largest lead at 64-26 before the Bobcats finished on a 15-4 run.

R.J. Hunter had 12 points and Curtis Washington scored 10 for the Panthers.

Kavin Gilder-Tilbury and Victor Bermudez led Texas State (7-18, 3-9) with seven points apiece.


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