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Kyle Wiltjer scores 32 points, No. 10 Gonzaga beat Georgia 88-76 in NIT Season Tip-Off

  • Gonzaga forward Kyle Wiltjer (33) drives toward the basket with Georgia forward Houston Kessler (24) trailing behind in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Gonzaga forward Kyle Wiltjer (33) drives toward the basket with Georgia forward Houston Kessler (24) trailing behind in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)  (The Associated Press)

  • Gonzaga guard Kyle Dranginis (3) goes up for a layup with Georgia guard J.J. Frazier  (30) defending and Gonzaga forward Kyle Wiltjer (33) looking on in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Gonzaga guard Kyle Dranginis (3) goes up for a layup with Georgia guard J.J. Frazier (30) defending and Gonzaga forward Kyle Wiltjer (33) looking on in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game at Madison Square Garden in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)  (The Associated Press)

  • Georgia guard Kenny Gaines (12) passes around the defense of Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski (24) with Gonzaga guard Kyle Dranginis (3) looking on in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

    Georgia guard Kenny Gaines (12) passes around the defense of Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski (24) with Gonzaga guard Kyle Dranginis (3) looking on in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in New York, Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)  (The Associated Press)

Kyle Wiltjer scored a career-high 32 points and No. 10 Gonzaga beat Georgia 88-76 on Wednesday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off semifinals.

Kevin Pangos added 22 points, six assists and three steals for Gonzaga (5-0). The Bulldogs will play St. John's in the championship game Friday night. St. John's beat Minnesota 70-61 in the first semifinal.

Charles Mann led Georgia with 23 points, seven rebounds and four assists,

Wiltjer scored 16 of his 32 points in the first half to help Gonzaga take a 46-33 lead.