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Georgia Southern Eagles (13-4)


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@ TxSt
W 45-43
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@ UL-Mon
W 57-53
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vs. App
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vs. Ark-LR
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vs. GaSt
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Georgia Southern beats La.-Monroe 57-53, for 1st in Sun Belt

MONROE, La. (AP) Jelani Hewitt drained back-to-back 3-pointers late in the game as Georgia Southern defeated Louisiana-Monroe 57-53, claiming first place in the Sun Belt Conference and knocking the Warhawks a half-game back on Saturday night.

Eric Ferguson came off the bench to score a season-high 19 points before fouling out, Hewitt added 15 for Georgia Southern (13-4, 6-2 Sun Belt).

Neither team shot well in the tightly contested battle - Georgia Southern sinking 21 of 50 and Louisiana-Monroe 19 of 52. Each had 10 turnovers. The Eagles drained 9 of 23 3-pointers with Hewitt and Jake Allsmiller sinking three each.

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Leaders
Points: J. Hewitt19.8
Rebounds: T. Wiedeman6.4
Assists: J. Hewitt3.5
FG%: T. Wiedeman51.5%
FT%: J. Hewitt88.6%
3P%: J. Hewitt37.8%
Steals: J. Hewitt2.8
Blocks: T. Wiedeman0.9
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kentucky19-0
2 Virginia18-0
3 Gonzaga20-1
4 Villanova17-2
5 Duke16-2
6 Wisconsin18-2
7 Arizona18-2
8 Notre Dame18-2
9 Iowa State14-4
10 Louisville15-3
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kentucky19-0
2 Virginia18-0
3 Gonzaga20-1
4 Villanova17-2
5 Wisconsin18-2
6 Duke16-2
7 Arizona18-2
8 Maryland17-3
9 Notre Dame18-2
10 Louisville15-3
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Sun Belt Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Georgia Southern 6-2 13-4
Georgia State 6-3 13-7
UT Arlington 6-3 12-7
Louisiana-Monroe 6-3 12-8
Louisiana-Lafayette 5-4 11-9
Appalachian State 5-4 8-10
South Alabama 4-5 6-13
Texas State 4-6 10-9
Arkansas State 4-6 9-10
Troy 2-7 7-11
UALR 2-7 7-12
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 70.7 (104)
Rebounds: 12.5 (58)
Assists: 12.4 (198)
FG%: 42.4% (238)
FT%: 72.8% (47)
3P%: 32.1% (248)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 60.1 (38)
Rebounds: 26.5 (35)
Assists: 11.3 (90)
FG%: 38.4% (27)
FT%: 67.5% (114)
3P%: 30.6% (50)
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