STARKVILLE, Miss. -- LaToya Thomas scored 43 points and grabbed 7 rebounds to lift Mississippi State past No. 15 Georgia 84-82 Sunday.
Thomas led Mississippi State (12-5, 3-1 Southeastern Conference) on 14-of-20 shooting from the floor and 14-of-15 from the free throw line.
Georgia (12-3, 1-2) was led by Christi Thomas with 25 points. Ebony Felder added 16.
Mississippi State was 28-of-35 from the free throw line. Georgia's 28 personal fouls were twice as many as Mississippi State's.
Georgia, which is averaging 20 turnovers a game, had 22 Sunday. The loss is the second in a row for Georgia, which lost to No. 9 South Carolina Thursday.