Bob Donnan-US PRESSWIRE
The Eagles gave Maryland a good scare in the first half, but faded in the second half on their way to a 70-53 loss.
Charles Mitchell led the Terps with 13 points. Logan Aronhalt shot 4-4 from three point range, his only four shots of the game, to finish with 12 points. Nick Faust had 11 points, and Alex Len finished with 10. Maryland shot 49% from the floor as a team, but only 31% from three point range.
C.J. Reed led Georgia Southern with 15 points, but shot only 6-15 from the floor. Poor shooting was a theme for the entire Eagles roster, who shot only 33% from the floor as a team. Tre Bussey and Eric Ferguson both finished with 11 points, but shot 4-14 and 4-11 from the floor, respectively. Bussey was 3-9 from three point range. Jessie Pernell had seven points, and no other Georgia Southern player had more than three.