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2020 Schedule
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GA State names Vols assistant Lanier coach

Rob Lanier gets his second opportunity to be a Division I head coach as he takes over Georgia State, having previously coached Siena for four seasons from 2001 to 2005.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

After Georgia State guard D'Marcus Simonds hinted he would "probably" be leaving early for the NBA Draft, his coach, Ron Hunter, took out the "probably." It's time. It's time for him for a lot of different reasons, for him and his family. It's the way the NBA is set right now. They don't draft seniors for the most part. He's got to go and try and make a living."

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston's Corey Davis Jr. produced one of the finest openers of this NCAA Tournament. Davis broke an American Athletic Conference with seven made 3s in an NCAA Tournament game, to go along with 26 points, seven rebounds and six assists without a turnover. The Cougars roll by 30.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

The record for most 3s by a Houston player in an NCAA Tournament game was five, per ESPN Stats & Info. Corey Davis Jr. has six tonight and counting...

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Houston's stingy defense is smothering Georgia State. Through one half, the Panthers have only two assists and are shooting just 36 percent from the field. The Panthers are either going to have to start making contested 3s -- they're capable -- or moving the ball better to get back in this one.


Georgia St. tops UTA 73-64 in Sun Belt final for NCAA bid

Malik Benlevi hit four 3-pointers and finished with 16 points, and Georgia State advanced to a second straight NCAA Tournament with a 73-64 victory over Texas-Arlington in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament final on Sunday.

North Carolina, Kentucky lead the way in Midwest (4:52)
Georgia State captures the Sun Belt and NCAA tourney bid (0:45)
Benlevi knocks down the deep 3 (0:25)
Azore nails the elbow jumper (0:17)
Simonds sinks nice baseline jumper for Georgia State (0:19)

Thomas, Simonds lead Georgia St. over Arkansas St. 76-60

Jeff Thomas had 15 points to lead five Georgia State players in double figures as the Panthers beat Arkansas State 76-60 on Thursday night. D'Marcus Simonds added 14 points for the Panthers. Devin Mitchell chipped in 13, Damon Wilson scored 12 and...


Smith leads Louisiana Monroe past Georgia State 82-76

Daishon Smith scored 36 points with eight rebounds, seven assists and three steals, and had seven points in a 9-0 run inside the final two minutes to lift Louisiana Monroe to an 82-76 win over Sun Belt Conference leader Georgia State on Wednesday night.

Team Stats

Points Per Game76.593rd
Rebounds Per Game32.5395th
Assists Per Game12.3321st
Points Allowed73.5235th

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record2-3
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances3