ATLANTA (AP) — Brenden Tucker had 15 points in Georgia State’s 75-66 win against Rhode Island on Sunday.
Tucker was 4 of 13 shooting, including 3 for 8 from distance, and went 4 for 6 from the line for the Panthers (6-5). Dwon Odom scored 14 points and added eight assists. Evan Johnson also scored 14 points.
The Rams (4-8) were led by Brayon Freeman, who recorded 21 points and four assists. Sebastian Thomas added 10 points for Rhode Island. In addition, Jalen Carey had nine points and four assists.
Johnson scored nine points in the first half and Georgia State went into halftime trailing 36-35. Georgia State outscored Rhode Island by 10 points in the second half. Odom led the way with eight second-half points.