MONROE, La. - After being tied at halftime, Georgia State compiled an 18-0 run in the third quarter to pull away from ULM and win 56-41 Saturday at Fant-Ewing Coliseum.
Walnatia Wright contributed in the paint with nine points and a team-leading 10 rebounds. The Panthers out-rebounded the Warhawks 34-27.
ULM got off to a hot start, leading 19-9 after the first quarter. Shots finally began to fall in the second period as Ervin pulled the Panthers back with three 3-pointers before halftime.
Coming out of halftime, Georgia State looked to finally find its groove, mounting an 18-0 run to take control of the game. GSU out-scored ULM 20-6 in the third quarter. K.K. Williams scored six points in the period and Jada Lewis had two assists.
With Saturday's win, Georgia State improves to 8-7 on the season and 2-2 in the Sun Belt.
The Panthers return home to host South Alabama Thursday and Troy on Saturday. Tickets can be purchased at GeorgiaStateSports.com/Tix. Students get in FREE.