Series history: This is the second meeting. Dayton beat Georgia 63-55 on Dec. 21, 1973, at UD Arena.
Coaches: Anthony Grant is 38-29 in his third season at Dayton. Tom Crean is 14-21 in two seasons at Georgia. He's 370-252 in his career and previously coached at Marquette (1999-2008) and Indiana (2008-17).
About Dayton: Dayton has a 54 percent chance of winning this game, according to KenPom.com, which predicts a 75-74 score. … Dayton is 7-2 in three Maui Invitational appearances (2000, 2003 and 2013) and 10-6 in Hawaii. It has played three times in tournaments in Honolulu. It went 2-1 at the Chaminade Christmas Classic in 1987, 0-2 at the Hawaii Tip-Off Tournament in Honolulu in 1991 and 1-1 at the United Airlines Classic in 1995. … Toppin has dunked 15 times in the first three games.
About Georgia: Gresham transferred to Georgia after graduating from Northeastern University, where he scored 733 points in four seasons. He redshirted with a hand injury after starting the first four games of his sophomore season. … Freshman forward Toumani Camara, who's averaging 3.3 points, picked Georgia over Dayton and Kansas State. … Georgia beat Delaware State 100-66 in its third game. Former Flyer John Crosby scored 22 points in that game for Delaware State.
Other first-round games: Michigan State plays Virginia Tech at 5 p.m. Monday (ESPN2). Kansas plays Chaminade at 9 p.m. (ESPNU). BYU plays UCLA at 11:30 p.m. (ESPN2).
Looking ahead: Dayton will play Michigan State or Virginia Tech on Tuesday. If Dayton beats Georgia, it will play in the semifinals at 8 p.m. Tuesday (ESPN). If it loses to Georgia, it will play in the consolation round at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.