Sophomore D'Marcus Simonds had an impressive week on the court, setting a career-high 35 points to be named GSU Student-Athlete of the Week.
Led by a near double-double from Jeff Thomas, Georgia State held on for a 71-68 win over Montana on Saturday afternoon at the GSU Sports Arena.
With final exams week in the rearview mirror, Georgia State will continue its three-game home-stand hosting Montana at the GSU Sports Arena on Saturday at 2 p.m.
Liberty overcame a 16-point second half deficit as well as career-high 35 points from D'Marcus Simonds to earn a 77-74 victory in overtime following a 3-pointer from Georgie Pacheco-Ortiz at the buzzer at the GSU Sports Arena on Monday night.
Looking to win its third-straight game while opening a three-game home-stand, Georgia State will face Liberty on Monday night at 7 p.m. in the GSU Sports Arena.
Georgia State used a big run to start the second half to earn a 63-53 win over Alabama A&M at T.M. Elmore Gymnasium on Wednesday evening.
Following a one-game home reprieve, Georgia State will return to the road to face Alabama A&M in Huntsville, Ala., on Wednesday at 8 p.m. in T.M. Elmore Gymnasium.
Georgia State used a big second-half run along with a double-doubles from Malik Benlevi and Jordan Session to earn a 70-59 win over previously undefeated Tulane on Sunday afternoon at the GSU Sports Arena.
Following a stretch of four road games in nine days, Georgia State will return home for an equally tough challenge facing undefeated Tulane in the GSU Sports Arena for a high-noon tip.
Despite a big run to start the second half, Georgia State could not overcome a 16-point first half deficit and fell to Prairie View A&M 71-56 in the MGM Grand Main Event Middleweight Bracket Championship on Wednesday at T-Mobile Arena.
Led by 23 points from Devin Mitchell and 19 from D'Marcus Simonds, Georgia State cruised to a 68-50 win over Eastern Washington on Monday afternoon in the MGM Grand Main Event at T-Mobile Arena.
A pair of 20-plus win and postseason teams from last year will face off in the MGM Grand Main Event on Monday when Georgia State takes on Eastern Washington at T-Mobile Arena at 4:30 p.m. ET.