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The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier pre-Gonzaga presser (3.16.22) — March 16, 2022

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier pre-Gonzaga presser (3.16.22)

Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier
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The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier March 14. Topics included the team preparing to face Gonzaga in the first round of the NCAA Tournament March 17, Lanier’s personal coaching journey and how the tournament appearance will impact the Panthers’ program.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier pre-NCAA Tournament presser (3.13.22) — March 13, 2022

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier pre-NCAA Tournament presser (3.13.22)

Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier
Photo credit: Georgia State Athletics

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier March 11 ahead of the NCAA Tournament. Topics included the Panthers winning the Sun Belt Tournament, the contributions of seniors Kane Williams and Eliel Nsoseme and what the appearance in the NCAAs means for the continued growth of program.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier pre-Sun Belt Tournament presser (3.2.22) — March 2, 2022

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier pre-Sun Belt Tournament presser (3.2.22)

Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier
Photo credit: Georgia State Athletics

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier ahead of the team’s appearance in the 2022 Sun Belt Basketball Tournament.

Topics included senior guards Kane Williams and Corey Allen being named to the All-Conference Team, how the breakdown of the team’s bus on its way home from a road trip to Mississippi State altered the fate of the season, the Panthers’ recovery from a slow start to the season and preparing to face either Arkansas State or Louisiana Monroe March 5 in the quarterfinals.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier post-Louisiana presser (2.25.22) — February 25, 2022

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier post-Louisiana presser (2.25.22)

Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier
Photo credit: Georgia State Athletics

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier following his team’s 65-58 home win over Louisiana in Sun Belt play Feb. 25. Topics included the Panthers winning their final game at GSU Arena and on Senior Night, the team coming back from an 11-point halftime deficit, the evolution of Jalen Thomas, the defensive effort in the second half, finishing in the top-four of the Sun Belt regular season standings and preparations for the conference tournament.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier post-Georgia Southern presser (2.17.22) — February 17, 2022

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier post-Georgia Southern presser (2.17.22)

Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier
Photo credit: Georgia State Athletics

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier following the team’s 79-63 home win over rival Georgia Southern in Sun Belt Conference play Feb. 17. Topics included the victory, importance of offensive rebounding, offensive aggression of Kane Williams and Corey Allen, contributions of Ja’Heim Hudson off the bench and what’s led to the team’s improved play over the past few weeks.

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier post-South Alabama presser (2.5.22) — February 5, 2022

The Sports Inquirer presents Fighting Peaches: Georgia State men’s basketball Rob Lanier post-South Alabama presser (2.5.22)

Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier
Photo credit: Georgia State Athletics

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier following the team’s 69-62 home win over South Alabama in Sun Belt Conference play Feb. 5. Topics included the team’s strong defensive effort despite struggles on offense, the Panthers’ converting on free throw attempts, Jamall Clyce earning a spot in the starting lineup, Jalen Thomas scoring 11 points off the bench and the team’s place in the conference standings after winning three of its last four contests.