No. 24 Georgia 61, Mississippi 56

Jasmine James scored 19 points, and No. 24 Georgia rallied from

a halftime deficit to defeat Mississippi 61-56 on Sunday.

Jasmine Hassell added 17 points for the Lady Bulldogs (19-6, 9-3

SEC).

Georgia wasted no time chipping away at Ole Miss’ 31-25 halftime

lead, outscoring the Lady Rebels 13-7 to open the second half.

Valencia McFarland had 15 points and Maggie McFerrin added 12

for Ole Miss (10-14, 3-9).

James is from Memphis, Tenn., about 80 miles from Oxford.