STATESBORO, Ga. -- — Kamari Brown registered 15 points and Elijah McCadden made a pair of 3-pointers in the final minute, including the game winner in the final second, as Georgia Southern narrowly beat Coastal Carolina 61-58 on Saturday.
McCadden had 10 points for Georgia Southern (11-8, 5-5 Sun Belt Conference).
Eric Boone, who was second on the Eagles in scoring coming into the matchup with 11 points per game, shot only 20% for the game (2 of 10).
Coastal Carolina scored 18 first-half points, a season low for the team.
The Eagles evened the season series against the Chanticleers with the win. Coastal Carolina defeated Georgia Southern 79-62 on Friday.
For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP--Top25
Elements of this story were generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com
Gonzaga guard Joel Ayayi declares for NBA draft
Gonzaga guard Joel Ayayi declared for the NBA draft Friday and will skip his senior season.
Arkansas Razorbacks guard Moses Moody declares for NBA draft
Moses Moody, ranked as the No. 21 prospect in ESPN's latest best available list, declared for the NBA draft on Friday.
Fired John Brannen says he's disappointed in Cincinnati Bearcats' decision for 'long list of reasons'
Cincinnati has fired head coach John Brannen after two seasons following an investigation into the men's basketball program, the school announced Friday.