Following a successful stretch of six-straight games on the road, Georgia State will return home to face Chattanooga on Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the GSU Sports Arena.
ATLANTA – Georgia State men's basketball senior forward Malik Benlevi has been named GSU Student-Athlete of the Week after knocking down the game-winning shot as time expired to upset Alabama in Tuscaloosa last week.
Senior Malik Benlevi's buzzer-beater 3-pointer helped Georgia State overcome a 21-point halftime deficit to top Alabama on Tuesday night 83-80 at Coleman Coliseum.
Looking for a second win over a Power 5 opponent early in the season, Georgia State will close a stretch of six-straight road games at Alabama on Tuesday night. Tip is set for 8 p.m. ET at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Georgia State could not overcome 12.5 percent shooting from 3-point range and fell to Liberty 78-52 on Saturday evening at the Vines Center. D'Marcus Simonds led the Panthers with 22 points.
Coming off a record-tying month of November, Georgia State will open December on the road in Lynchburg, Va., on Saturday facing Liberty in the Vines Center at 6 p.m.
Georgia State head coach Ron Hunter, who previously led IUPUI for 17 successful seasons, will be inducted into the Jaguars' Hall of Fame Class of 2019 in February.
Senior Malik Benlevi scored a career-high for a second-straight game to lead the Panthers to an 80-76 win on the road at Tulane on Wednesday afternoon.
Coming off a big win in the Cayman Islands, Georgia State will travel to New Orleans and return to the court on Wednesday to face Tulane at Avron B. Fogelman Arena at 1 p.m. ET.
Simonds Named GSU Student-Athlete of the Week
All five scorers finished in double figures and Georgia State dominated Georgia 91-67 to earn third place in the Cayman Islands Classic on Wednesday night at John Gray Gym.
Sophomore Kane Williams scored a career-high 20 points, but Creighton shot 54.5 percent from the floor and knocked down 14 3-pointers to earn a 93-68 win over Georgia State on Tuesday night at John Gray Gym in the Cayman Islands Classic.