Georgia takes 4th straight victory

Georgia takes 4th straight victory
January 4, 2013, 9:27 pm

Georgia's Brandon Morris, left, shoots while defended by George Washington's Kevin Larsen, right, during an NCAA college basketball game in Athens, Ga., Friday, Jan. 4, 2013. (AP Photo/The Athens Banner-Herald, AJ Reynolds)


ATHENS, Ga. (AP) Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Nemanja Djurisic each scored 17 points and Georgia won its fourth straight game with a 52-41 victory over George Washington on Friday night.

John Florveus pulled down 10 rebounds to help the Bulldogs (6-7) overcome a season-high 25 turnovers.

Kevin Larsen scored 14 points to lead George Washington (6-7). The Colonials went 0-for-12 on 3-point attempts, missing all but two of them in the second half.

George Washington shot a season-worst 24.6 percent from the field.

The Bulldogs were just 4-for-11 on free-throw attempts before Caldwell-Pope and Djurisic combined to hit Georgia's last six.