Furman at Georgia men’s basketball at a glance

Furman at Georgia

WHEN/WHERE: 7 p.m. today/Stegeman Coliseum.

TV/RADIO: CSS/The Ref 960-AM.

RECORDS: Georgia (6-5), Furman (6-5).

PROBABLE STARTERS: Furman — F Brandon Sebirumbi (Sr., 6-9, 230, 9.1 ppg, 5.2 rpg); F Colin Reddick (Jr., 6-9, 240, 4.5 ppg, 3.9 rpg); G Charlie Reddick (So., 6-5, 185, 9.6 ppg, 4.4 rpg); G Bobby Austin (Sr., 6-3, 200, 8.0 ppg, 3.0 rpg); G Richard Brown (So., 5-11, 170, 10.2 ppg, 3.3 apg). Georgia — F Marcus Thornton (So., 6-7, 235, 3.1 ppg, 6.3 rpg); F Donte’ Williams (So., 6-9, 220, 6.7 ppg, 5.5 rpg); G Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (Fr., 6-5, 200, 13.6 ppg, 5.3 rpg); G Vincent Williams (Jr., 6-0, 160, 5.6 ppg, 1.3 rpg); G Gerald Robinson (Sr., 6-1, 180, 13.0 ppg, 3.2 apg).

SERIES: Georgia leads 21-4.

LAST MEETING: Georgia won 75-62 in the 2002 season opener.

SEASON AT A GLANCE: Georgia broke a four-game losing skid and has won two straight. The Bulldogs beat Mercer 72-58 on Tuesday. Furman had a three-game winning streak snapped with a 75-71 loss at Presbyterian on Tuesday.

NOTEWORTHY: Dustin Ware has come off the bench the last two games after starting the previous 87. … Either Kentavious Caldwell-Pope or Gerald Robinson have led the Bulldogs in scoring in 10 of their 11 games. … Georgia has hit 1 of 31 (54.8 percent) from the 3-point line in its back-to-back wins. … Georgia has outscored its last two opponents 80-62 in the second half. … Forward Connor Nolte tied a career high with 11 points against Mercer. He played his first two seasons at Furman before transferring to Georgia . … The Bulldogs had a season-low seven turnovers against Mercer. … Georgia will break for Christmas after tonight and next plays on Dec. 27 against Winthrop . … Furman guard Brandon Sebirumbi scored a career-high 20 points against Presbyterian.

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