Boxscore
Youngstown St. 68, Georgia 56
Monday, November 12, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Stegeman Coliseum, Athens, Georgia
Officials - Jim Bruno, Brandon Cruz, Guy Pagano
Attendance - 4275

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Youngstown St. 25 43 68
Georgia 14 42 56

Recap


Youngstown State 68, Georgia 56:
Kendrick Perry scored 23 points and Kamren Belin added 17 as the visiting Penguins led from start to finish to upset the Bulldogs.

Youngstown State (2-0) scored the game’s first eight points, saw the Bulldogs pull within three points in the second half, then put the game away with a 24-8 surge.

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope led the Bulldogs with 27 points, hitting 5 of 11 attempts from 3-point range. Otherwise, Georgia struggled from the field, shooting only 32.1 percent (17-for-53).

Perry and Belin each scored seven points during the second-half run, which came after Georgia (1-1) pulled within 32-29 on Caldwell-Pope’s 3-pointer with 15:30 remaining.

Belin and Perry each hit a 3-pointer during the decisive stretch, and two Belin free throws with 6:33 left pushed the Penguins’ lead to 56-38, matching the visitors' largest advantage.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Bulldogs shot an abysmal 12.5 percent from the field in the first half, hitting only 3 of 24 shots. … Youngstown State forward Damian Eargle had 10 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks, moving within 10 blocks of the school’s career record. … Georgia scored only one point during a span of seven minutes, 58 seconds in the first half.

Youngstown St. Penguins

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Shawn Amiker, Jr. 22:00 2-5 0-1 0-0 0 5 5 0 3 0 2 0 4
Damian Eargle 31:00 4-10 0-0 2-4 2 8 10 0 4 1 2 3 10
Kendrick Perry 39:00 6-12 1-3 10-11 1 5 6 5 4 4 6 1 23
Blake Allen 31:00 3-8 1-6 0-0 0 4 4 3 3 0 0 0 7
Kamren Belin 30:00 5-9 3-6 4-5 4 2 6 0 3 1 4 1 17
D.J. Cole 26:00 1-7 1-3 2-2 0 3 3 2 1 0 0 0 5
Bobby Hain 15:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 4 0 2 2 0
Fletcher Larson 4:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Mike Podolsky 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ryan Weber 0:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-53 6-19 18-22 7 27 34 10 22 6 16 7 68
  41.5% 31.6% 81.8% Team Rebs: 8   Total TO: 16

Georgia Bulldogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 33:00 10-18 5-11 2-3 0 6 6 1 3 4 1 0 27
Nemanja Djurisic 21:00 0-9 0-0 2-2 1 2 3 1 2 0 2 0 2
Vincent Williams 29:00 0-5 0-1 1-2 0 2 2 1 4 0 0 0 1
Sherrard Brantley 31:00 3-8 1-4 0-0 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 0 7
Marcus Thornton 25:00 1-6 0-0 6-8 3 1 4 0 4 0 1 0 8
Tim Dixon 19:00 2-2 0-0 4-4 1 3 4 1 4 0 1 1 8
John Florveus 12:00 1-1 0-0 1-1 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 3
Kenny Gaines 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 0
Brandon Morris 9:00 0-1 0-0 0-1 0 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 0
Charles Mann 11:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 0 2 1 5 0 0
John Cannon 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 17-53 6-16 16-21 6 22 28 7 23 6 15 1 56
  32.1% 37.5% 76.2% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 15