Recap: South Florida vs. Georgia
Tampa, FL (Sports Network) - Anthony Collins tallied a double-double with 17 points and 10 assists as the South Florida Bulls defeated the Georgia Bulldogs, 64-53, as part of the SEC/Big East Challenge at the USF Sun Dome.
Shaun Noriega scored 15 points for the Bulls (5-2), while Toarlyn Fitzpatrick netted 13 points on 3-of-4 from three-point range. Victor Rudd logged 12 points and eight rebounds.
For Georgia (2-5), Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored a game-high 19 points on 7- of-14 from the field.
USF took a 27-22 lead into intermission behind 42.1 percent shooting from the floor, including 4-of-5 from beyond the arc. The Bulldogs made just 2-of-9 from long range in the first half.
With just under four minutes to play, Georgia tied the game at 50-50 on a Donte' Williams bucket, but the Bulls responded by going on a 9-0 run to pull away.
USF shot 16-of-23 from the foul line on the night, while Georgia was just 7- of-9.Game Notes