ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- Tasha Humphrey had 26 points and 10 rebounds,
leading No. 14 Georgia to a 91-57 victory over No. 21 Kentucky on
The victory was the 650th for Georgia coach Andy Landers, and
the Bulldogs' third straight since a one-point loss to LSU.
Landers is the eighth women's basketball coach to reach the
milestone, and only the second to do it at one school. Tennessee coach
Pat Summitt got her 901st win Sunday -- all with the Lady Vols.
Kentucky kept the game close for most of the first half, and
consecutive baskets by the Wildcats' Jenny Pfeiffer cut the margin
to 29-23 with 6 minutes left. However, the Lady Bulldogs (16-5, 6-2
SEC) ended the half with a 12-4 run to build a 41-29 lead at the
Kentucky (15-5, 4-3) moved into the Top 25 this week for the
first time since 1993 by handing Tennessee its first conference
loss of the season last Thursday.
After Sarah Elliott's jumper pulled Kentucky within 51-37 early
in the second half, Sherill Baker's jumper began an 11-0 run for
Georgia that put the game out of reach.
Baker finished with 19 points, seven rebounds, seven assists and
five steals. Megan Darrah added 14 points and Cori Chambers and
Janese Hardrick had 13 apiece.
Eleia Roddy led Kentucky with 12 points, followed by Samantha
Mahoney with 11 and Nastassia Alcius with 10.
Humphrey drew a technical foul in the second half for taunting,
and fouled out with 4:07 to play.