ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Takais Brown came off the bench to score 16 points and Georgia rallied to beat Kennesaw State 75-66 Wednesday night.
The Bulldogs (15-9) took the lead for good at 64-to-62 on two free throws by Steve Newman with 3:06 to play. Levi Stukes' 3-pointer with 1:30 left gave Georgia a 69-64 margin. Georgia led 36-27 at the half.
After a Stukes basket opened the second half, the Owls (11-17) scored eight straight points to close the gap to 38-to-35 on a baseline drive by Ronell Wooten. That was the first of 15 straight points he scored for the Owls as they overtook Georgia for the first time at 47-45 with 13:58 to go. The Owls led by six as late as 6:39 after an alley-oop dunk by Jonathan Whipple. But Kennesaw State scored only one more field goal the rest of the game.