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ASU defeats Georgetown

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JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

In a stunner, ASU defeated Georgetown 78-72 in a game in the nation's capital.

The game was a key early non-conference victory for ASU's first-year coach Grant McCasland. The Red Wolves led throughout most of the game, which was televised on Fox Sports 1. 

ASU led 48-33 at halftime and expanded their lead to 55-38 with 15:19 left in the game. The lead was 71-55 in favor of ASU with 7:16 left. However, Georgetown battled back late in the game to cut ASU's lead to 75-72 with 17 seconds left. 

Devin Carter had 25 points and four rebounds for the Red Wolves.   

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