Georgia tops Mississippi State in women's basketball

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STARKVILLE, Miss.— Anne Marie Armstrong scored 22 points to lead Georgia to a 68-51 victory over Mississippi State on Sunday.

Khaalidah Miller added 17 points and Jasmine Hassell had 12 for Georgia (15-3, 4-1 Southeastern Conference).

Porsha Porter scored 12 points for Mississippi State (11-6, 1-3).

NO. 1 BAYLOR 77, TEXAS 59

In Austin, Texas, Brittney Griner turned in another dominant performance, tying her season high with 32 points to go with 13 rebounds as Baylor stayed unbeaten.

Griner made 12 of her first 14 shots and Baylor (17-0, 4-0 Big 12) led by 20 by halftime.

Chassidy Fussell scored 20 points to lead Texas (11-5, 1-3).

NO. 6 TENNESSEE 87, NO. 25 VANDERBILT 64

In Knoxville, Tenn., Shekinna Stricklen scored 20 points before injuring her right knee late in Tennessee’s win over Vanderbilt (14-3, 2-2 SEC).

Glory Johnson added 16 points and 13 rebounds for the Lady Vols (13-4, 4-1).

NO. 7 DUKE 61, VIRGINIA TECH 34

In Blacksburg, Va., Elizabeth Williams had 20 points, seven rebounds and four blocks and Duke (14-2, 5-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) took command with a 22-2 run in the first 10 minutes to beat Virginia Tech (6-12, 2-3).

NO. 9 KENTUCKY 66, NO. 24 SOUTH CAROLINA 58

In Columbia, Keyla Snowden scored 15 points to lead Kentucky (16-2, 5-0 SEC) to a win over South Carolina.

Kentucky forced South Carolina (14-4, 3-2) to commit 28 turnovers. Ieasia Walker led the Gamecocks with 14 points.

NO. 11 OHIO STATE 64, MICHIGAN STATE 56

In East Lansing, Mich., Tayler Hill scored 21 points to help Ohio State (17-1, 4-1 Big Ten) beat Michigan State (12-6, 4-1).

NO. 13 MIAMI 60, FLORIDA STATE 57

In Tallahassee, Fla., Stefanie Yderstrom’s 3-pointer from deep in the corner with 17 seconds left gave Miami (15-3, 4-1 ACC) a win over Florida State (10-9, 2-3) and ended a 25-year victory drought for the Hurricanes in Tallahassee.

PENN STATE 93, NO. 15 NEBRASKA 73

In Lincoln, Neb., Maggie Lucas scored 24 points to lead five Nittany Lions in double figures as Penn State (13-4, 3-2 Big Ten) overwhelmed Nebraska (15-2, 4-1).

NO. 17 PURDUE 57, IOWA 55

In West Lafayette, Ind., Brittany Rayburn scored 14 points and came up with a key block late to help Purdue (15-3, 5-0 Big Ten) defeat Iowa (10-8, 2-3).

NO. 18 GEORGETOWN 69, SYRACUSE 42

In Washington, Sugar Rodgers scored 23 points and Georgetown (14-4, 3-2 Big East) never trailed as it routed Syracuse (12-7, 1-4).

NO. 20 DELAWARE 70, NORTHEASTERN 54

In Boston, Elena Delle Donne had 22 points and 10 rebounds and Delaware (14-1, 5-0 Colonial Athletic Association) topped Northeastern (3-13, 1-4).

GEORGIA TECH 68, BOSTON COLLEGE 58

In College Park, Md., Sasha Goodlett had career-highs of 26 points and 16 rebounds to lead the Georgia Tech (13-5, 3-2 ACC) past Boston College (5-12, 0-4).

Tyaunna Marshall scored 15 points, while Metra Walthour added 11 second-half points to finish with 14.


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