No. 11 Georgia 55, Vanderbilt 50
Jasmine Hassell scored 16 points and No. 11 Georgia rebounded
from a disappointing Southeastern Conference loss to beat
Vanderbilt 55-50 Sunday in each team’s regular-season finale.
Georgia’s shooters could only improve after shooting 18.2
percent in a 50-38 loss to Mississippi State on Thursday. The
Bulldogs (24-5, 12-4) shot 35.8 percent (19 of 53) Sunday, though
they only made 2 of 11 3-pointers.
Erika Ford put Georgia up 15-13 with two free throws midway
through the first half, and the Bulldogs never relinquished the
Hassell added six rebounds and is averaging 15.4 points and 9.9
rebounds per game over her past seven.
Jasmine James added 10 points and five assists for Georgia.
Jasmine Lister paced Vanderbilt (19-10, 9-7) with 17 points, and
Tiffany Clarke added 13 points and nine rebounds. The Commodores
will be the seventh seed in the SEC tournament, and will play
Thursday in Duluth.