|Georgia State vs Georgia Southern Final: 81-72 - Recap|
D'Marcus Simonds went off for 29 points and added 6 rebounds leading Georgia State over Georgia Southern, 81-72, on Saturday at GSU Sports Arena.
Georgia State was a favorite by -2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Georgia State got 19 points from Kane Williams and another 12 points from Malik Benlevi. Kane Williams contributed 4 assists, while Jordan Tyson cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Georgia Southern got 20 points from Quan Jackson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Isaiah Crawley. Tookie Brown contributed 6 assists for them, while Montae Glenn had 10 rebounds.
Georgia State was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
Georgia Southern had a 33-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Georgia State heads into a battle against Louisiana-Monroe. Georgia Southern, meanwhile, will have their next action against Louisiana-Lafayette.