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Questionable call gives the Aggies the win

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By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

The Texas A&M Aggies barely survived with a one-point win. They defeated the Georgia Bulldogs 63-62 at the Reed Arena in College Station, Texas.

The game ended in controversial fashion, as the game clock stopped at 5.6 seconds. As the play continued, there was a foul called.

DJ Hogg (Getty Images)

DJ Hogg (Getty Images)

The referees then went to the officials table to review the play and said it was at least 6.5 seconds prior to the foul that was called. Therefore, the game was officially over.

The Aggies improved to 10-8 overall and 2-5 in the Southeastern Conference. The Bulldogs fell to 12-7 overall and 4-3 in the SEC.

Yanté Maten led the Bulldogs with 19 points, five rebounds, two assists and two blocks. J.J. Frazier added 11 points, five rebounds and five assists. Jordan Harris and Juwan Parker combined for eight points each.

Harris also had a rebound and three assists. Parker had seven rebounds and an assist.

Fellow starter Derek Ogbeide had two points, two rebounds and a block.

The Bulldogs shot 42.3% from the field. They were also 85.7% from the free throw line and 54.5% from three-point range.

Georgia was 6-of-11 from beyond the arc. Harris was a perfect 2-2 and Maten, Frazier, Kenny Paul Geno and Tyree Camp each made one.

The Bulldogs had 14 bench points. William Jackson II and Mike Edwards led these players with four points each. Edwards also had six rebounds and Jackson II had a rebound and an assist.

Robert Williams led the Aggies with 18 points, 12 rebounds, an assist and a block. DJ Hogg added 16 points, six rebounds, two assists and a block. Admon Gilder contributed 11 points, two rebounds, four assists and a block.

Fellow starters Tonny Trocha-Morelos and Tyler Davis combined for nine points. Davis also had eight rebounds, three assists and a block. Trocha-Morelos had a rebound and two assists.

The Aggies shot 36.2% from the field. They shot 51.9% from the free throw line and 36.8% from beyond the arc.

Texas A&M was 7-of-19 from three-point range. Hogg, Gilder and Chris Collins made two three-pointers each. J.C. Hampton also made one.

The Aggies had nine bench points. Collins led these players with six points, a rebound and two assists.

Any Corrections?. You can contact Anthony at publisher@thecapitalsportsreport.com.

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