HARRISONBURG, Va. -- James Vincent scored 16 points to lead four players in double figures as Georgia State won its final Colonial Athletic Association road game 66-62 Saturday over James Madison.
Georgia State, which led wire-to-wire, took its largest lead, 39-26, on a jumper from White. From there, James Madison cut the deficit to two points five times and to one, 60-59, with 2:25 remaining but could not overtake the Panthers.
James Madison (16-14, 10-7) edged Georgia State in shooting, 43 percent (24 of 55) to 41 percent (22 of 53), but the Panthers sank all 17 free throws in the second half.
A.J. Davis paced James Madison with 22 points and 10 rebounds.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.
Guard Naz Mitrou-Long, whose 2015-16 season ended in December due to hip problems, has been granted a hardship waiver for the coming season, Iowa State said.
As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.