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Fighting Peaches: Georgia State basketball Rob Lanier post-Middle Georgia State presser (12.30.19) #sportsinquirer #gsupanthers #lightitblue #ourcity @georgiastatembb @icehandler

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

The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State basketball head coach Rob Lanier following the team’s 83-53 home win over Middle Georgia State Dec. 30.

Topics included the Panthers holding Middle Georgia State without a three-pointer in the contest, the performance of Justin Roberts (22 points, nine rebounds, seven assists), Georgia State’s form as it concludes non-conference play and preparing to visit Appalachian State in Sun Belt action Jan. 2.

Fighting Peaches: Georgia State basketball Rob Lanier post-UT Arlington presser (12.19.19) #sportsinquirer #lightitblue #ourcity #sunbelt @gsupanthers @georgiastatembb @icehandler

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 83-77 home win over UT Arlington in Sun Belt action Dec. 19.

Topics included the Panthers’ defensive effort against the Mavericks, the importance of securing rebounds particularly on the offensive end, defending different opponents’ offensives this season, the intensity of conference play and preparing to host Teas State Dec. 21.

Fighting Peaches: Georgia State basketball Rob Lanier pre-Texas Arlington interview (12.13.19) #sportsinquirer #gsupanthers #sunbelt @georgiastatembb @icehandler

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

The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Rob Lanier following the team’s practice for an exclusive interview Dec. 13.

Topics included the team’s road victory against Mercer Dec. 7, the Panthers’ focus on bringing practice principals to games particularly defense, having a balanced scoring lineup, the team handling a 12-day break between contests which included taking academic finals to end the fall semester and preparing to host Texas Arlington in the Sun Belt opener Dec. 19.