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SGSC defeats South Georgia Tech, 83-72

The No. 13 South Georgia State College Hawks held onto first place in the GCAA Conference Wednesday night with an 83-72 win over the South Georgia Tech Jets.

Jovante’ Spivey led the Hawks (22-2, 11-1) with 31 points and three assists.  JeVaughn Sanchez had 10 points, while Daniel Peace finished with a complete game of nine points, four rebounds, 11 assists, and four steals.  Demontrez Austin was a factor on the glass, grabbing a total of 14 rebounds.

“(Jovante’) Spivey was phenomenal tonight,” said head coach Cory Baldwin.  “This was probably the most fast-paced game we’ve ever had.  That favored us in the end, because we’re so deep off the bench.”

The Hawks travel to Georgia Perimeter Saturday afternoon for a 4 p.m. conference game.  They return home Wednesday, Feb. 11 to face Atlanta Metro.  Tip for the Feb. 11 game is set for 7 p.m.

General admission to all regular season home games is five dollars with children five and under admitted free.

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PHOTO: Jovante’ Spivey scores two of his 31 points in the first half Wednesday night against South Georgia Tech.