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Georgia State defeats Louisiana-Monroe 66-58

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MONROE, La. (AP) - Ryan Harrow scored 18 points and Devonta White added 17 to lead Georgia State to a school record 11th straight win with a come-from-behind, 66-58 victory Saturday over Louisiana-Monroe.

Manny Atkins scored for Georgia State to tie it at 55. Harrow followed with a layup to give Georgia State a 57-55 lead with 3:12 to play and the Panthers led the rest of the way, closing with a 13-3 run.

Harrow was 7 of 15 from the field. White finished 4 of 8 from the field and made nine of his 10 free throw attempts. Curtis Washington grabbed 11 rebounds for Georgia State (14-6, 7-0), which remains undefeated in its first season in the Sun Belt Conference.

Tylor Ongwae tied a career-high with 27 points, and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Louisiana-Monroe (6-9, 3-4). Jayon James added 11 points and had five assists.

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