Georgia State will close out the home portion of the non-conference schedule on Sunday facing Southern Miss at 2 p.m. in the GSU Sports Arena.
ESPN recently did a list of the 10 best point guards in college basketball, and no Kentucky wildcats made the list. Tyler Ulis and Andrew Harrison were not among their list, which included former Wildcat and current Georgia State guard Ryan Harrow. Ron Hunter’s squad could run through the Sun Belt again. Harrow, a transfer […]
Old Dominion overcame an eight-point deficit with under six minutes to play, holding Georgia State scoreless to send the game into overtime before earning a 58-54 win over the Panthers on Wednesday night.
Despite only playing in a few games last year, Isaiah Dennis made a name for himself at Georgia State with his athletic ability that saw him jump over the 6-10 Curtis Washington during GSU Hoop Day.
Georgia State will return to the court on Wednesday night to face former conference foe Old Dominion at the Ted Constant Center in Norfolk, Va. Tip is set for 8 p.m. ET live on the American Sports Network.
The monthly radio show Georgia State Today will again be on the go as it heads to Smyrna on Thursday, Dec. 18, at J.R. Cricketts - Smyrna from 6-7 p.m. Join Charlie Cobb, "Hometeam" Brandon Leak and more.
Freshman Jeff Thomas, who signed with Georgia State during the 2013 early signing period but has yet to play in a game this year, has been declared ineligible for the season by the NCAA.
Women's track and field standout LaPorscha Wells and men's basketball player T.J. Shipes are the Georgia State Student-Athletes of the Week, powered by Georgia Power.
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) Terel Hall scored 14 points and Saadiq Muhammad 13 Thursday night to lead Savannah State to a 75-62 win over Middle Georgia State.
Alante Fenner and Jamal Norman came off the bench to score 10 apiece and the Tigers (2-6) outrebounded the Knights 45-35.
Ryan Wilkins led Middle Georgia State (2-5), an NAIA member, with 14 points and Alyja Hennings scored 13.
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Led by hot first half shooting and 26 points from R.J. Hunter, Georgia State cruised to a 72-48 win over Green Bay in a match-up of two of the top mid-major teams on Thursday night at the GSU Sports Arena.
ATLANTA (AP) R.J. Hunter scored 26 points and Georgia State rolled over Green Bay 72-48 on Thursday night in a matchup between two of the nation's better midmajor teams.
Ryan Harrow added 17 points and T.J. Shipes had his first double-double with 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Panthers (6-2), who have won five consecutive games. Hunter made only 4 of 13 3-point attempts but hit...
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Georgia State junior R.J. Hunter was named to the Naismith Trophy Top 50 List as announced by the Atlanta Tipoff Club on Wednesday morning. The award is given annually to the top player in the country.
Former Louisville guard Kevin Ware transferred to Georgia State earlier this spring after being cleared to play immediately by the NCAA. Ware is excited to be back in Georgia and closer to his mom's home cooked meals. With two more years of eligibility left, Ware hopes to help the program win the Sun Belt championship and advance to the NCAA tournament.
Georgia State junior R.J. Hunter was among the list of nominees for the 2015 Allstate NABC and WBCA Good Works Teams as announced by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and Allstate Insurance Company on Wednesday.
Following six-straight games on the road, Georgia State will return home to face one of the top mid-major programs in the country, Green Bay, on Thursday in the GSU Sports Arena. Tip for the black-out is set for 7 p.m.
Georgia State junior R.J. Hunter led the Panthers to a perfect 3-0 record away from home last week to earn Sun Belt Player-of-the-Week honors as announced by the conference office on Tuesday afternoon.
Georgia State fans are invited to listen to "Georgia State Basketball Live" with head coach Ron Hunter which debuts on Wednesday, Dec. 3 from noon-1 p.m.
After leading the Georgia State basketball team to four victories in six days, R.J. Hunter is the Georgia State Student-Athlete of the Week, powered by Georgia Power.
Junior R.J. Hunter scored 27 points, including 21 in the second half as Georgia State overcame a six-point deficit late to secure a 66-63 win over IUPUI at Fairgrounds Coliseum on Saturday afternoon.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Georgia State coach Ron Hunter made a successful return to his former school with the help of his son, R.J. Hunter, who scored 27 points in a 66-63 victory over IUPUI on Saturday.
Ron Hunter won 275 games in 17 seasons at IUPUI before going to Georgia State in March 2011.
R.J. Hunter hit his only 3-pointer with 45 seconds remaining to give the Panthers (5-2) the...
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R.J. Hunter, son of head coach Ron Hunter, is one of the most recognized students on campus. Earning first team all-conference honors twice, he became the first player to hit 100 3-pointers in program history during his sophomore season. Following Georgia State's 83-78 win over Oakland, Hunter is now sixth on the all-time scoring list with 1,264 points.
Georgia State will conclude its 5-game, 10-day road trip with a "home" game for head coach Ron Hunter and son R.J. on Saturday as the Panthers face IUPUI at 1 p.m. ET at Fairgrounds Coliseum.
The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is watched by millions every Thanksgiving morning, a fact that one member of the Georgia State University Marching Band will never live down.
As the band was appearing on NBC playing QUeen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody” one band member fell down!
Ouch. We can only assume this was not planned but you never know. Everyone wants to go viral these days.
R.J. Hunter scored 29 points and Georgia State shot 63 percent to earn an 83-78 victory over Oakland on Wednesday night in the final game of the CBE Hall of Fame Classic.
ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) R.J. Hunter scored 29 points as Georgia State held off a late Oakland surge for an 83-78 victory on Wednesday in the CBE Hall of Fame Classic.
Georgia State led by as many as 13 points in the second half, but Kahlil Felder scored Oakland's final eight points to make it a one-possession game late.
Felder made three consecutive layups for Oakland, the last to...
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