Eagles keep pace in Sun Belt race with 5th straight win

GS remains in tie for 2nd with two regular season games to play

Eagles keep pace in Sun Belt race with 5th straight win
Tookie Brown had 19 points as Georgia Southern won their fifth straight game. The Eagles are tied for 2nd place in the Sun Belt with two games to play.

STATESBORO, GA (WTOC) - Georgia Southern couldn’t afford a letdown Thursday against a down Little Rock team in Statesboro.

The Eagles wouldn’t let it happen either.

Eagles beat Little Rock for 5th straight win

Isaiah Crawley scored a game-high 20 points as Southern handled their business in the form of an 81-66 win over the Trojans Thursday. The win is the Eagles’ fifth straight and keeps them in a tie for second place in the Sun Belt Conference with two games left to play.

The Eagles host Arkansas State Saturday evening.

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