Women's College Basketball

 
              === Hassell helps No. 9 Georgia hold off Auburn ===
 
 Athens,  GA (Sports  Network) - Jasmine Hassell posted a double-double with 15
 points  and 10 rebounds  on Thursday, as No. 9 Georgia held off Auburn, 61-58,
 at Stegeman Coliseum.
 
 Shacobia  Barbee  donated 14 points and  eight boards, while Jasmine James and
 Khaalidah  Miller added  13 and 10 points, respectively, for the Lady Bulldogs
 (20-3, 8-2 SEC), who have won four straight.
 
 Hasina  Muhammed  poured in a  game-high 20 points  to go with seven rebounds,
 while  Blanche  Alverson totaled 16 points,  seven boards and five assists for
 the Tigers (13-10, 2-8), who have dropped their last seven games.
 
 Georgia  led,  34-22, at the  break before Auburn opened  the second half on a
 19-8 surge to pull within 42-41 with 10:34 left.
 
 The  Tigers tied the game on two different occasions down the stretch, but the
 Lady Bulldogs knocked down just enough free throws to hang on for the victory.
 
 
 02/07 21:36:53 ET

Powered by The Sports Network.