No. 14 South Carolina 67, Florida 56
Ashley Bruner scored 16 points and Aleighsa Welch and Ieasia
Walker added 14 apiece as No. 14 South Carolina defeated Florida
The Gamecocks (23-6, 11-5) set a school record for Southeastern
Conference victories in a season and tied their program record for
Khadijah Sessions’ 3-pointer started a 9-2 run that gave the
Gamecocks a 53-44 lead with 6:32 remaining. They led 61-49 with
3:41 left after a three-point play and another free throw by Welch
and a jumper by Bruner.
Welch also had 10 rebounds for her ninth double-double of the
season, and Walker tied her career high with eight assists.
Sydney Moss scored 16 points and 10 rebounds to pace the Gators
(17-13, 6-10). Jaterra Bonds added 12 points before fouling out and
Jennifer George had 10 points and blocked four shots.
Both teams will begin play Thursday at the SEC tournament in