TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) -- Tasha Humphrey scored 18 points and hit
7-of-12 field goal attempts to lead Georgia to a 72-63 victory over
Alabama on Thursday.
The game saw 17 lead changes and Alabama (12-8, 3-4 Southeastern
Conference) led 35-33 at halftime. But the Crimson Tide had their
final lead with 14:45 left to play, when Humphrey singlehandedly
scored 10 points for Georgia (17-6, 6-3). Alabama edged to within
five points again with 1:13 left, but Janese Hardrick hit four free
throws in a row for Georgia to clinch the win.
Cori Chambers scored 15 points for Georgia and Sherill Baker had
13. The team shot 45.5 percent from the field.
Monique Bivins led Alabama with 14 points and Marverly Nettles
had 10. The Crimson Tide shot 37.9 percent from the field.