Sports Minute: Georgia Southern tops Texas St. 67-64
STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) - Ike Smith scored 18 points and had the second of consecutive 3-pointers by Georgia State as the Eagles scored the last 17 points of the game to pull out a 67-64 win over Texas State in the Sun Belt Conference opener.. A three-point play by Eric Terry at the 2:43 mark and Nijal Pearson's 3-pointer at 1:57 had put the Bobcats on top 64-60. But Calvin Wishart quickly answered with a 3-pointer with 1 1/2 minutes left. Mason Harrell missed the front end of a one-and-one, leading to Smith's 3 at 1:07. The Bobcats had two turnovers but Georgia Southern only made one of four free throws before Pearson's 3 at the buzzer was off target.
Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
Online sales, driven by social media, boost small businesses during pandemic
Mission EDC launches 'Small Business Market Days' to boost local economy
Tamaulipas reactivates COVID-19 checkpoints for Thanksgiving holiday weekend
McAllen Holiday Parade announces celebrity hosts
Donna police officer says he was shot while driving to work