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Georgia State Panthers (20-13)


Mon. 2/27 Sat. 3/4 Fri. 3/10 Sat. 3/11 Wed. 3/15
@ ArkSt 
L 67-78
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vs. GaSo 
W 72-67
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vs. Louis 
W 86-76
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vs. Troy 
L 63-74
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@ TA&MCC 
L 64-80
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No. 1, 2 seeds in Sun Belt fall; Troy tops Georgia St. 74-63

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Wesley Person scored 16 points, Jordon Varnado had 15 points and nine rebounds, and sixth-seeded Troy upset No. 2 seed Georgia State 74-63 on Saturday in the Sun Belt Conference Tournament.

Top-seeded UT Arlington also lost on Saturday, setting up a finals matchup with No. 4 seed Texas State on Sunday. It will be the Trojans' first championship game since losing to North Texas in 2010.

Troy was down 37-28 at halftime but outscored Georgia State by 20 in the second half. Varnado had a block and DeVon Walker threw down a two-handed dunk at the other end for a 48-46 lead with 12 minutes left - Troy's first since 8:47 left in the first half.

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Leaders
Points: J. Hollowell15.2
Rebounds: W. Clayton7.2
Assists: I. Williams1.9
FG%: J. Hollowell42.6%
FT%: J. Hollowell75.2%
3P%: J. Hollowell33.5%
Steals: D. Simonds1.2
Blocks: M. Benlevi0.9
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga36-1
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 North Carolina31-7
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon33-5
10 Louisville25-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga36-1
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 UCLA31-5
7 Duke28-9
8 North Carolina31-7
9 Oregon33-5
10 Louisville25-9
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Sun Belt Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
UT Arlington 14-4 27-9
Georgia State 12-6 20-13
Arkansas State 11-7 20-12
Texas State 11-7 22-14
Georgia Southern 11-7 18-15
Louisiana 10-8 21-12
Troy 10-8 22-15
Coastal Carolina 10-8 20-17
South Alabama 7-11 14-18
Little Rock 6-12 15-17
Appalachian State 4-14 9-21
Louisiana-Monroe 2-16 9-24
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 74.0 (161)
Rebounds: 10.1 (202)
Assists: 12.1 (268)
FG%: 46.9% (52)
FT%: 64.7% (333)
3P%: 35.7% (140)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 70.1 (115)
Rebounds: 25.5 (147)
Assists: 13.4 (180)
FG%: 41.1% (39)
FT%: 71.1% (224)
3P%: 32.4% (53)
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