MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Georgia College led wire-to-wire in handing the Georgia Southwestern men's basketball team a 70-56 loss on Monday evening in the Centennial Center.
The Hurricanes suffered their third straight defeat and fell to 5-6 overall, 1-3 in Peach Belt Conference play, while Georgia College won its fifth game in six tries and improved to 10-3, 3-1 in the PBC.
The Bobcats opened the contest on an 11-3 run and never looked back.
GSW trailed 41-26 at the half and fell behind by as many as 21 points, 62-41, with 6:57 to play.
The Hurricanes were outrebounded by double digits for the second straight game. Georgia College finished with a 38-28 advantage on the boards and dished out eight more assists than GSW, 18-10.
Terrell Harris, the second leading scorer in the PBC, posted a game-high 25 points to lead Georgia College. Issac Thomas added a game-high nine boards.
The Hurricanes wrap up a three-game road trip on Wednesday when they face Columbus State at 7:30 p.m.