Mercer vs. Georgia final score: Bulldogs smother Bears in blowout

Don McPeak-US PRESSWIRE

The Bears were no match for the Bulldogs' defense as they forced 28 turnovers en route to the easy win.

The sixth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs women's basketball team cruised to an easy victory over the Mercer Bears, 80-38, on Tuesday night.

The Bulldogs displayed a balanced offensive attack with four players in double-figures. Jasmine Hassell, Jasmine James and Erika Ford each finished with 12 points while Khaalidah Miller added 10. The Bears were led by Kendra Grant's 16 points in the loss.

The Bulldogs forced the Bears into 28 turnovers, including 13 combined from the Bears' starting backcourt of Sharnea Boykin and Tabitha Bradshaw. The Bulldogs only turned it over eight times themselves. The differential led to 23 more shot attempts for the Bulldogs, who shot 45.3 percent from the field, including 9-for-15 from the three-point line.

The Bulldogs led by 13 at the half then went on a 17-2 run to start the second that permanently put the game out of reach.

The Bulldogs improved to 10-0 on the season while the Bears dropped to 4-3.

In This Article

Teams

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Atlanta

You must be a member of SB Nation Atlanta to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Atlanta. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Atlanta

You must be a member of SB Nation Atlanta to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Atlanta. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.