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(14) Georgia 84

(6-0, 2-0 away)

Southern Miss 55

(3-3, 3-1 home)

    5:00 PM ET, November 28, 2009

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    #14UGA 42 4284
    USM 30 2555

    Top Performers

    Georgia: J. James 24 Pts, 6 Reb, 6 Ast

    Southern Miss: P. Love 18 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Stl

    James scores 24 as Georgia wins tournament title

    Associated Press

    HATTIESBURG, Miss. -- Jasmine James scored 24 points to lead Georgia (No. 19 ESPN/USA Today, No. 14 AP) to an 84-55 win over Southern Miss on Saturday in the finals of the Lady Eagle Classic.

    Ashley Houts added 17 points for the Lady Bulldogs (5-0). Anne Marie Armstrong finished with 14 points and Porsha Williams had 10.

    Houts was the tournament MVP after scoring 34 points in two games.

    Georgia opened the game on a 13-2 run that included a pair of 3-pointers by Houts, and never relinquished the lead. Southern Miss out-rebounded Georgia 38-37, but the Lady Bulldogs shot a season-high 48.4 percent from the floor.

    Pauline Love scored 18 points to lead Southern Miss (3-3).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UGA
    USM
    Points 84 55
    FG Made-Attempted 30-62 (.484) 18-55 (.327)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-20 (.350) 6-18 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-21 (.810) 13-18 (.722)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 29 0

    Game Leaders

     
    UGA
    USM
    PointsJ. James 24P. Love 18
    ReboundsP. Phillips 8T. Washington 10
    AssistsJ. James 6E. Gatling 3
    StealsA. Houts 6C. Rucker 3
    BlocksA. Armstrong 2C. Rucker 1

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