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Thursday January 20th, 2022 2:26AM

Ga. Southern looks to remain perfect

By The Associated Press

Bob Jones University vs. Georgia Southern (2-0)

W.S. Hanner Fieldhouse, Statesboro, Georgia; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: The Georgia Southern Eagles are set to battle the Bruins of Bob Jones University. Georgia Southern is coming off a 53-41 win over South Florida in its most recent game.

SQUAD LEADERSHIP: Elijah McCadden has averaged 13 points and five rebounds this year for Georgia Southern. Complementing McCadden is Andrei Savrasov, who is averaging 10.5 points and 6.5 rebounds per game.BRILLIANT BLAIR: Henry Blair has connected on 42.9 percent of the seven 3-pointers he's attempted. He's also made 100 percent of his foul shots this season.

DID YOU KNOW: Georgia Southern went 2-3 overall against out-of-conference competition last season. The Eagles put up 71 points per matchup across those five games.

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