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No. 24 Georgia women cruise past Mississippi State

By The Associated Press
ATHENS -- Anne Marie Armstrong scored 17 points, Porsha Phillips had 16 points and 11 rebounds and No. 24 Georgia cruised to a 78-58 victory over Mississippi State on Sunday for its seventh straight win.

Khaalidah Miller added 13 points and Ronika Ransford had 12 points and 10 rebounds for Georgia (16-3, 6-0 Southeastern Conference).

Kathryn Govero had 17 points and Diamber Johnson had 10 for Mississippi State (8-10, 0-6).

Georgia used a 13-0 run to take a 27-13 lead with about 4 1/2 minutes left in the first half. The Lady Bulldogs scored the final five points of the opening half to stretch the lead to 40-20 at the break.

Georgia increased the advantage to 70-35 with about 7 minutes to go.
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