ATHENS, Ga. -- Nemanja Djurisic scored 17 points and Georgia never trailed while snapping a three-game losing streak with its 91-78 win over Louisiana State on Thursday night.
Charles Mann had 16 points and Marcus Thornton had 15 points and 10 rebounds for Georgia (11-10, 5-4 Southeastern Conference).
LSU's Johnny O'Bryant III, who was averaging 21.6 points over his last five games, was held to nine points, all but three coming in the final 6 minutes. O'Bryant fouled out with 58.3 seconds remaining. Complete Recap Box Score Top Performers:
LSU: A. Stringer 19 Pts, 4 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl
LSU: J. Mickey 19 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk
Georgia: N. Djurisic 17 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk Up Next:
The Tigers will face Auburn at home this Saturday Feb. 8th at 3pm.