Gonzaga Defeats an undermanned but tough Georgia State 93-72
n a game that made fans think about the worst-case scenario for about 25 minutes, Gonzaga beat a tough Georgia State squad 93-72. Gonzaga was led by Drew Timme with 32 points, 22 in the second half,
Chet Holmgren with 19 point and 17 rebounds and Andrew Nembhard with 11 assists. Georgia State was let by Corey Allen with 16 points and Jalen Thomas with 8 rebounds.
Gonzaga played great in the first half………for about three minutes. Then, what could go wrong did go wrong.
Gonzaga played great in the first half………for a2 for 11 from three, 9 for 19 from the free throw line and outrebounded 28 to 23 by a team whose largest player for a large part of the half was 6’7”.bout three minutes. Then, what could go wrong did go wrong.
Gonzaga spent almost eight minutes without a field goal late in the second half, 0 for 12 from the field. It was ugly, possibly the worst half of Gonzaga basketball I’ve ever seen.
Even worse, Georgia State Shot less than 30% from the field for the half and committed six turnovers
How did they stay in the game? Despite an insane height disadvantage, Georgia State had 14 second chance points and were 3 for 6 from deep.