On Saturday, January 19th, LSU was clipped by Georgia 67-58 in conference play. Johnny O`Bryant III earned a double-double in the Tigers loss with a team-high 16 points and 14 rebounds. Anthony Hickey had 12 points and added six rebounds. For the Bulldogs, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope finished with a game-high 22 points and five assists (6 Stl 3 Reb). LSU (9-6, 0-4 SEC) takes on Texas A&M (12-5, 2-2 SEC) on Wednesday, January 23rd on their home court.
LSU Game Notes
- LSU started 9-6 during the 2009, 2004, 1998, and 1997 seasons (since 1996).
- LSU set season lows for assists and field goals made.
- LSU has recorded fewer free throws made than their opponents for the past 5 games.
- Johnny O`Bryant III recorded a team season high in rebounds with 14 and defensive rebounds with 10.
- The top two scorers (Johnny O`Bryant III and Anthony Hickey) accounted for 48.2% of the points.
- Johnny O`Bryant III accounted for 36.8% of the team's rebounds.
- Johnny O`Bryant III has led the team in rebounding in 5 out of 15 games this season.
- Anthony Hickey has 5 straight double-digit point games.
- Johnny O`Bryant III recorded the 9th double-digit rebound game of his career.
- Johnny O`Bryant III recorded a double-double. It was his 4th this season and 6th of his career.
- Johnny O`Bryant III had career highs with 14 rebounds and 10 defensive rebounds.
- This was the 1st foul out of the season for Malik Morgan.
- This was the 1st foul out of the season for Shavon Coleman.
Georgia Game Notes
- Kentavious Caldwell-Pope recorded a team season high in steals with 6.
- Kentavious Caldwell-Pope accounted for 32.8% of the team's points.
- The top two rebounders (Nemanja Djurisic and Donte` Williams) accounted for 44.8% of the rebounds.
- Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has led the team in scoring 15 times in 17 games this season.
- Nemanja Djurisic has led the team in rebounding 4 times in 17 games this season.
- This marks the 7th 20-point game of Kentavious Caldwell-Pope's career.
- Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has 17 straight double-digit point games.
- Kentavious Caldwell-Pope set career highs with 5 assists and 6 steals.
- Nemanja Djurisic set a career high with 7 defensive rebounds.