Originally created 02/24/03

Jackets defeat Tigers



CLEMSON, S.C. -- Sonja Mallory scored 18 points and pulled down 10 rebounds as Georgia Tech beat Clemson 78-63 on Sunday.

The Yellow Jackets (17-9, 6-8 Atlantic Coast Conference) went on a 15-0 run to take a 55-42 lead with 10:46 to play. Georgia Tech had five players with double digits, including Fallon Stokes' 16 points and Alex Stewart's 15 points.

Senior Christy Floyd, in the final home game of the year for the Tigers (13-12, 5-9), had 20 points, six rebounds and five assists. Lakeia Stokes added 18 points and Julie Aderhold had 13 for Clemson.

Georgia Tech, making 6-of-13 3-pointers, outrebounded the Tigers 47-28.