Boxscore
Georgia 54, East Tennessee St. 38
Friday, November 23, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Stegeman Coliseum, Athens, Georgia
Officials - Bruce Benedict, Marc Ellard, Lamar Simpson
Attendance - 4869

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
East Tennessee St. 13 25 38
Georgia 31 23 54

Recap


Georgia 54, East Tennessee State 38:
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 13 points and Donte’ Williams 12 as the host Bulldogs snapped a four-game losing streak.

Georgia (2-4) led 31-13 after a half in which they held the Buccaneers to 17.4 percent shooting (4-of-23). Georgia came out on fire, hitting 14 of 21 shots before halftime.

Freshman forward Lester Wilson led the way with 12 points for ETSU (1-3), but he committed a team-high four turnovers. Wilson came in averaging 19.3 points.

Caldwell-Pope, a 6-5 sophomore who leads Georgia in scoring, rebounding, steals and minutes, shot 5-of-9 overall, including 3-of-6 from beyond the arc. He added seven rebounds, four assists and a steal. Georgia finished 24-of-38 from the field, a sizzling 63.2 percent.

The Buccaneers shot 28 percent for the game (14-of-50).

GAME NOTEBOOK: Caldwell-Pope has led Georgia in scoring in every game. … Georgia improved to 2-2 all-time against ETSU and 7-2 against current members of the Atlantic Sun. This was the second of three Georgia games this season against A-Sun teams (2-0). … Georgia is off until next Friday’s game in Tampa against South Florida in the SEC/Big East Challenge.

East Tennessee St. Buccaneers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Lester Wilson 36:00 4-12 2-6 2-2 2 1 3 0 0 1 4 0 12
John Walton 25:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 3 3 6 0 4 3 2 0 0
Petey McClain 37:00 3-9 0-1 2-2 0 3 3 4 1 3 2 0 8
Yunio Barrueta 19:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0
Hunter Harris 34:00 2-11 1-2 0-1 3 1 4 1 1 2 0 1 5
Kinard Gadsden-Gilliard 29:00 2-6 0-1 0-0 0 1 1 2 0 1 1 0 4
Rashawn Rembert 18:00 3-7 3-5 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 9
Mario Stramaglia 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Todd Halvorsen 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 14-50 6-16 4-5 10 9 19 7 7 10 11 1 38
  28.0% 37.5% 80.0% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 11

Georgia Bulldogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Donte Williams 26:00 6-7 0-0 0-0 0 3 3 0 0 0 1 3 12
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 32:00 5-9 3-6 0-0 1 6 7 4 1 1 1 0 13
Nemanja Djurisic 26:00 3-5 1-3 0-0 1 1 2 5 0 0 2 1 7
Vincent Williams 25:00 2-5 2-5 0-0 0 2 2 3 1 1 1 0 6
Marcus Thornton 27:00 1-1 0-0 0-1 1 4 5 3 2 1 1 2 2
John Cannon 14:00 3-5 0-0 0-0 1 3 4 0 1 0 3 0 6
Sherrard Brantley 10:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0
Tim Dixon 14:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 3 4
Kenny Gaines 4:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0
Charles Mann 15:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 3 1 0 3 0 4
Brandon Morris 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 1 1 2 0 0
TOTAL 200 24-38 6-14 0-1 5 22 27 21 8 5 16 9 54
  63.2% 42.9% 0.0% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 16