Gerald Robinson netted eight of his 13 Pope added 20 points and eight 68.

Dee Bost had a chance to win it for Mississippi State in the extra session, but his leaning three-pointer from the right wing was short of the rim as time expired.

Donte Williams and Dustin Ware donated 11 points apiece for Georgia (12-12, 3-7 SEC), which has won three consecutive games. The visitors made 11-of-26 shots from beyond the arc and pulled down 15 offensive rebounds.

Bost finished with 21 points for Mississippi State (19-6, 6-4), which had its 13-game home winning streak snapped.