|Georgia Southern Eagles vs Coastal Carolina Chanticleers Wrap - Georgia Southern Wins 79-74|
Georgia Southern grabbed a 79-74 win over Coastal Carolina on Thursday, behind a 17-point effort from Tookie Brown at HTC Center.
Georgia Southern won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the -2.0-point spread as favorites.
Montae Glenn had 16 points for Georgia Southern and Quan Jackson chipped in with 15 points. Tookie Brown had 4 assists for them, while Isaiah Crawley was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Coastal Carolina got a 21-point performance from Zac Cuthbertson, who was supported by 20 points from Devante Jones. Ebrima Dibba had 6 assists in a losing cause for Coastal Carolina, while Zac Cuthbertson grabbed 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Coastal Carolina were victorious, as the score was $HalfScore at the break.
Georgia Southern had a 33-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Georgia Southern takes its act on the road to face Appalachian State looking for another win. For Coastal Carolina, they head home to face Georgia State.