Game 07: GEORGIA STATE (1-5, 0-0 SBC) vs. ALLEN (8-3, 5-2 APP)
Dec. 3, 2 p.m.
GSU Sports Arena | Atlanta, Ga.
Radio: 1340 The Fan 3/103.7 FM
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• Georgia State is coming off a 71-61 loss at Kennesaw State Thursday night in Kennesaw, Ga.
• Georgia State’s first win of the season came against VCU on Friday. GSU rallied from a 21-point deficit to defeat the Rams 61-56.
• Georgia State is shooting an impressive 75% from the free throw line this season which ranks first in the Sun Belt. Kierra Henry leads the team at 87% (27-31).
• Georgia State and Allen met for the first time last season with GSU winning 96-58. Kierra Henry scored 12 points in the contest.
• Georgia State returns its leading scorer from a year ago in Jada Lewis, but loses its leading rebounder as Tiffany Holston graduated after the season.
• There are no seniors on this year’s team and there are nine players that did not return from last season.
• The Panthers had a challenging start to the season, facing Florida, No. 4 Mississippi State and Georgia Tech on the road for the first three games.