Georgia defeats Lipscomb in 3-game winning streak - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Georgia defeats Lipscomb in 3-game winning streak

Georgia (4-4) improves to .500 during a three-game winning streak that follows a four-game losing streak. Georgia (4-4) improves to .500 during a three-game winning streak that follows a four-game losing streak.

ATHENS, GA (RNN) – The Georgia Bulldogs defeated the Lipscomb Bisons on Saturday, winning 84-75 in Athens.

Georgia (4-4) improves to .500 during a three-game winning streak that follows a four-game losing streak.

The home team had a firm handle on the lead throughout the first half, but was outscored 48-44 in the second half by Lipscomb (4-6), despite a 9-0 run to begin the second half by Georgia.

Starting point guard Charles Mann, did not start with a sore knee, but the Dawgs had four players score in double-digits, including forward Brandon Morris leading all scorers with 17 points.

Georgia made the most out of their opportunities by out-rebounding the Bisons 32-28 and shooting 57 percent from field goal range.

The Bulldogs next game is at home in Stegeman Coliseum against the Gardner-Webb Runnin' Bulldogs on Thursday, Dec. 19.

Follow me on Twitter @TanitaG_RNN.

Copyright 2013 Raycom News Network. All rights reserved.

  • Local NewsLOCALMore>>

  • Lumberton Aldermen vote to end police chief's suspension, fire city clerk

    Lumberton Aldermen vote to end police chief's suspension, fire city clerk

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:38 PM EST2018-02-23 03:38:18 GMT
    The Lumberton Board of Aldermen voted to end the suspension of the police chief and fire the city clerk during a special-called meeting Thursday night. (Photo source: WDAM)The Lumberton Board of Aldermen voted to end the suspension of the police chief and fire the city clerk during a special-called meeting Thursday night. (Photo source: WDAM)

    The Lumberton Board of Aldermen voted to end the suspension of the police chief and fire the city clerk during a special-called meeting Thursday night.  On Monday, WDAM reported that the Lumberton Police Department said Chief Shane Flynt had submitted his resignation and that Phillip Ducksworth was serving as the interim police chief. Mayor Quincy Rogers would not comment on the issue.  According to a city official, Flynt was suspended and submitted his resi...

    More >>

    The Lumberton Board of Aldermen voted to end the suspension of the police chief and fire the city clerk during a special-called meeting Thursday night.  On Monday, WDAM reported that the Lumberton Police Department said Chief Shane Flynt had submitted his resignation and that Phillip Ducksworth was serving as the interim police chief. Mayor Quincy Rogers would not comment on the issue.  According to a city official, Flynt was suspended and submitted his resi...

    More >>
  • Columbia students "Riding for Hope" to help cancer victim

    Columbia students "Riding for Hope" to help cancer victim

  • Lamar Co. Superintendent warns of spreading social media threats

    Lamar Co. Superintendent warns of spreading social media threats

    Thursday, February 22 2018 8:22 PM EST2018-02-23 01:22:33 GMT
    The Lamar County School District says safety and security for students is always a priority for all schools in the district. (Photo source: WDAM)The Lamar County School District says safety and security for students is always a priority for all schools in the district. (Photo source: WDAM)

    An increased police presence was visible at Sumrall High School on Thursday morning due to a social media post posing a threat.

    More >>

    An increased police presence was visible at Sumrall High School on Thursday morning due to a social media post posing a threat.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly