Scores

Final

Ga. Southern 74

(9-13, 3-6 Southern)

Furman 81

(6-13, 3-5 Southern)

7:00 PM ET, January 31, 2013

Timmons Arena, Greenville, South Carolina

1 2 T
GASO 31 4374
FUR 46 3581

Top Performers

Georgia Southern: C. Reed 20 Pts, 5 Ast, 3 Stl

Furman: C. Reddick 20 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

Furman 81, Georgia Southern 74

Associated Press

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Charlie Reddick scored 20 points, making all five of his 3-point attempts, and Furman held on to beat Georgia Southern 81-74 Thursday night.

The Paladins (6-13, 3-5 Southern) led by as many as 18 points, but Georgia Southern went on a 12-0 run and led 71-70 with less than 2 minutes to play. Bobby Austin made a pair of 3-pointers and Furman held on at the free-throw line.

Austin finished with 17 points. Six Paladins accounted for all but two of the team's points. Colin Reddick had 12 points, Stephen Croone scored 11, Bryant Irwin had 10 points and Larry Wideman contributed nine points as Furman shot 64 percent for the game.

C.J. Reed led the Eagles (9-13, 3-6) with 20 points. Eric Ferguson added 14 points for Georgia Southern, which shot 53 percent and stayed close by scoring 26 points off of 18 Furman turnovers.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
GASO
FUR
Points 74 81
FG Made-Attempted 26-49 (.531) 27-42 (.643)
3P Made-Attempted 5-12 (.417) 12-18 (.667)
FT Made-Attempted 17-28 (.607) 15-22 (.682)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 19 (0/0)
Largest Lead 5 18

2012-13 Season

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