|Charleston||A Lawrence 13.9||A Baru 9.2||A Lawrence 4.1|
|Georgia Southern||E Ferguson 14.4||E Ferguson 7.5||C Reed 3.2|
Georgia Southern hosts College of Charleston at Hanner Fieldhouse on Thursday. Tip-off is at 7:00 EST. The Eagles are 1-7 against the Cougars over the last four years. They fell 58-53 on 2/23/2012, the last time they met.
Georgia Southern is 8th in the conference and College of Charleston is 1st. Both teams continue to jockey for position.
In a 70-57 triumph over Davidson on January 14th, C.J. Reed put up 16 points and 5 assists for the Eagles. He is averaging 11.5 points per game while also contributing a team-high 3.2 assists per game. For the Cougars, Adjehi Baru finished with 16 points and 12 rebounds in the 73-69 win over Citadel on January 14th. With 9.2 rebounds per game and 1.4 blocks per game, he has team-best marks in both categories.
College of Charleston StatSmack
- Maybe someday you'll play some real competition. Georgia Southern has a stronger schedule (including future opponents) than College of Charleston this season (Projected SOS Rank: #285 vs #308).
- The Georgia Southern steals leader (Eric Ferguson) has more steals than the College of Charleston steals leader (Andrew Lawrence).
- The Georgia Southern three-point leader (C.J. Reed) has more three-pointers than the College of Charleston three-point leader (Andrew Lawrence).
- C.J. Reed is ranked 6th in SoCon in three-pointers and 10th in SoCon in assists.
- We're so much better than you, we get lazy. Georgia Southern has come back to win after being down at half against College of Charleston 4 times since 2003.
- The Georgia Southern scoring leader (Eric Ferguson) has more points than the College of Charleston scoring leader (Andrew Lawrence).
- Georgia Southern players are more experienced than College of Charleston players (12,813 minutes played vs 11,753 minutes played).
- The Georgia Southern basketball team finishes what they start, with a better graduation rate than College of Charleston (63% vs 44%).
- Eric Ferguson is ranked 8th in SoCon in points, 4th in SoCon in rebounds, and 4th in SoCon in steals.
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