GAME THREAD: FAU vs. Georgia - 11/23/14 @ 5:00 PM
What: FAU (1-2) vs Georgia (2-1)
When: Sunday, Nov 23rd @ 5:00 PM
Where: Stegeman Coliseum
Live Video: ESPN3.com
Radio: ESPN 106.3
Live Stats: Here
Bulldogs Team Site: Here
G Marquan Botley 11.3 ppg
G Justin Massey 10.7 ppg
G Jackson Trapp 10.7 ppg
F Kelvin Penn 3.7 ppg
F Justin Raffington 10.3 ppg
G J.J. Frazier 6.7 ppg
G Juwan Parker 7.7 ppg
G Charles Mann 13.0 ppg
F Nemanja Djurisic 15.3 ppg
F Marcus Thornton 13.0 ppg
Georgia leads 2-0.
11/24/03 A L 84-99
12/23/09 A L 60-77
Bulldogs at a Glance:
Offense - 78.3 PPG, 46.0% FG, 27.5% 3PT
Defense - 70.0 PGA, 37.6% FGA, 33.9% 3PTA
Rebounding - 40.0 PG Team, 38.7 PG Opponents
Georgia made easy work of Troy on Friday night by cruising to a 82-60 win at Stegeman Coliseum.
Four Bulldogs were in double digits, with three registering their third straight contest as such - Nemanja Djurisic, Kenny Gaines, and Marcus Thornton.
Thornton's 17 points was a career high for UGA, who shot 51% from the floor.
FAU at a Glance:
Offense - 60.3 PPG, 41.1% FG, 32.1% 3PT
Defense - 61.3 PGA, 42.8% FGA, 18.4% 3PTA
Rebounding - 32.0 PG Team, 31.0 PG Opponents
The Owls suffered a lopsided 71-49 setback to Harvard on Thursday night in Cambridge, MA. Justin Massey was one of the lone bright spots for the squad, registering a career high 17 points. So far on the season, the freshman is 6-of-11 from long range.
Like in their exhibition contest against St. Thomas, FAU struggled on the glass. However Kelvin Penn did manage to haul in a team high seven boards.
Jackson Trapp's 35.67 minutes per game is currently the 2nd most in Conference USA.
The Owls' have some connections with the Peach State. Head Coach Michael Curry's attended high school in Augusta and went to college at Georgia Southern, C.J. Turman won a state title at Morgan County High School.
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