Clayton State takes Round 2 against GSW, final battle comes Tuesday
|Clayton State (19-9, 10-7 PBC)||39||41||80|
|Georgia Southwestern (19-7, 12-5 PBC)||36||36||72|
|Clayton State||Georgia Southwestern|
|Pts: Robinson, Brandon - 22||Pts: Colin Slotter - 22|
|Reb: 2 Players (#15, #50 - 7)||Reb: Phillip Brown - 13|
|Ast: Downs, Timmy - 7||Ast: Colin Slotter - 3|
|Team Statistics||Clayton State||Georgia Southwestern|
|Field Goal %||46.4% (26-56 )||36.1% (22-61 )|
|Pts off Turnovers||22||6|
|2nd Chance Pts||13||11|
|Pts in the Paint||34||20|
AMERICUS - In what turned out to be a very physical and intense game that included four technical fouls, the Georgia Southwestern men's basketball team suffered an 80-72 setback to Clayton State on Saturday evening in the Storm Dome.
These two teams meet again in Americus in less than 72 hours for the quarterfinals of the Peach Belt Conference Tournament. Full story coming Sunday.