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Feb. 25, 2015

The Lady Bulldogs’ last home stand may be their biggest test of resolve this season. Coming off the lowest scoring game in program history and stuck in a seven-game losing rut, Georgia (17-10, 5-9) hosts No. 6 Tennessee (23-4, 13-1) Thursday, searching for both a win and a revamp in confidence. “I think right now, […] - Full Story

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Feb. 22, 2015

With his head in his hand, pink tie loosened and clearly frustrated, Andy Landers searched for answers that don’t seem to be there. For the seventh consecutive game, Georgia left the court without a win — and Sunday’s 44-26 loss to Auburn probably stung the most. The Lady Bulldogs (17-10, 5-9 Southeastern Conference) finished with […] - Full Story

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Feb. 21, 2015

Jordan James Grady Sports Bureau Head coach Andy Landers and the Georgia women’s basketball team are in uncharted territory. This is the first time in Landers’ 36 seasons at Georgia that his team has lost six consecutive games. The Lady Bulldogs will attempt to avoid extending the ominous record as they host on Auburn on […] - Full Story

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Feb. 18, 2015

For the first time since the preseason, the Lady Bulldogs find themselves going into a game with a number attached to their name. After losing five in a row — the longest losing streak for the program since 2009 — Georgia (17-8, 5-7) is no longer ranked, but had a week to regroup before facing […] - Full Story

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Feb. 12, 2015

Coming off a four-game losing streak, the No. 24 Lady Bulldogs (17-7, 5-6) have a renewed sense of urgency as they host Florida (11-12, 3-7) on Thursday. “[A win] is critical,” head coach Andy Landers said. “We’re at death’s door. We’ve got to respond.” Georgia, which had only dropped three games total previous to the […] - Full Story

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Feb. 8, 2015

After four consecutive games against top-10 teams, of which resulted in three losses, the No. 21 Lady Bulldogs might be relieved to see they’re playing unranked Arkansas. Then again, Georgia will be on the road tonight, where it hasn’t picked up a win since Jan. 11 when it beat Auburn. “We haven’t been winning on […] - Full Story

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Feb. 6, 2015

Shortly after her team’s 18-game home win streak ended Thursday with a 58-35 loss to South Carolina, Georgia junior Merritt Hempe gathered her teammates at mid-court for a postgame pep talk. “[Hempe] said to keep our heads up and get ready to win out for the rest of the season,” said freshman Mackenzie Engram, who […] - Full Story

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Jan. 24, 2015

Georgia enters the second leg of a four-game stretch versus ranked conference foes today at 2 p.m. in Knoxville. There’s no looking back — to Thursday’s victory over No. 10 Texas A&M — or ahead to No. 14 Kentucky or top-ranked South Carolina, though. Keeping the focus solely on Tennessee hasn’t been difficult. The No. […] - Full Story

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Jan. 22, 2015

For the first time in five years, Georgia knocked off a top-10 team at home. The Lady Bulldogs also extended their lengthy win streak inside Stegeman Coliseum. Led by 16 points from freshman Mackenzie Engram, No. 22 Georgia upset No. 10 Texas A&M 54-51 on Thursday night. “[Engram] had one heck of a night,” junior […] - Full Story

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Jan. 21, 2015

As No.22 Georgia prepares to host No. 10 Texas A&M, defense looks to be the point of emphasis. But the Lady Bulldogs are looking to defend more than just the players they’re guarding. “They’re coming to our home court,” junior Merritt Hempe said. “Not even thinking about how they’re ranked higher, but it’s about defending […] - Full Story

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Jan. 18, 2015

With 10 seconds left on the clock and Georgia on its way to yet another home win, Shacobia Barbee high-fived Merritt Hempe at mid-court. A few seconds later, Barbee grabbed the final rebound of the Lady Bulldogs’ 64-53 victory over Vanderbilt. With that, Barbee’s 11th career double-double went in the books along with a team-high […] - Full Story

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Jan. 17, 2015

Turnovers and missed free throws seem to be contagious in the Georgia basketball program this season. Just as the men’s team showed improvement in those areas, the No. 18 Lady Bulldogs (15-3, 3-2) team dropped its second Southeastern Conference game to Ole Miss because of those errors. “I’d say without question the points off the […] - Full Story

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Jan. 14, 2015

The Georgia women’s basketball team won’t be facing the same Ole Miss team it saw last season. Dubbed the, “most improved team in the league,” by Georgia coach Andy Landers, the new version of the Rebels (13-4, 3-1) has already won more games, overall and conference, than the Rebels saw in their entire 2013-2014 season. […] - Full Story

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Jan. 10, 2015

Fresh off a decisive 21-point victory Thursday night over Missouri, the No. 20 Georgia women’s basketball team rambles into Auburn today seeking its third consecutive Southeastern Conference victory. The Lady Bulldogs (14-2, 2-1) will encounter a team of Tigers that plays tough at home (7-1) but doesn’t necessarily play tough with the basketball. In its […] - Full Story

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Aug. 2, 2014

Before this summer, the sum total of what Merritt Hempe knew about Italy was this: the Leaning Tower of Pisa, people eat spaghetti and people speak Italian. - Full Story

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Jul. 16, 2014

For the Georgia women’s basketball team, this summer represents a good-news/better-news scenario. - Full Story

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Feb. 2, 2014

STARKVILLE, MISS. | Despite a career-high 27 points by Erika Ford, Mississippi State still defeated the Georgia Lady Bulldogs 80-67 at Humphrey Coliseum on Sunday afternoon. - Full Story

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Feb. 1, 2014

The best game of sophomore Merritt Hempe‚Äôs career could not have come at a better time for Georgia. The 6-foot-2 center from Fredericksburg, Va., posted the first double-double of her 51-game tenure on Thursday, scoring 15 points and grabbing 11 rebounds as the Lady Bulldogs recorded a 58-56 Southeastern Conference upset victory over No. 13 […] - Full Story

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The best game of sophomore Merritt Hempe’s career could not have come at a better time for Georgia. - Full Story

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Jan. 30, 2014

Samarie Walker doesn't know what to make of Kentucky's recent struggles. - Full Story

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Jan. 29, 2014

If Georgia has designs on climbing out of the Southeastern Conference hole it has thus far plowed, the Lady Bulldogs’ bench will play a vital role. - Full Story

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Jan. 26, 2014

Alabama rallied from a 12-point deficit with just more than seven minutes remaining to defeat Georgia 69-66 at Foster Auditorium on Sunday. - Full Story

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Jan. 25, 2014

While both Georgia and Alabama come into today’s Southeastern Conference battle in Tuscaloosa with considerable impetus, the Crimson Tide may have a slight edge in the momentum department. - Full Story

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Jan. 19, 2014

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Erika Ford poured in a career-high 23 points to lead four Lady Bulldogs in double figures as Georgia rallied past Florida, 68-62, at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center on Sunday afternoon. - Full Story

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Jan. 18, 2014

WHEN/WHERE:¬†1 p.m. today/O‚ÄôConnell Center TV/RADIO:¬†CSS/AM 960 & 103.7 FM RECORDS:¬†Georgia is 13-5, 1-4 SEC; Florida is 13-4, 3-1 SEC. PROBABLE STARTERS:¬†Georgia ‚ÄG Marjorie Butler (So., 5-8, 2.8 ppg, 1.9 rpg); G Tiaria Griffin (So., 5-7, 11.9 ppg, 2.9 rpg); G Khaalidah Miller (Sr., 5-9, 10.7 ppg, 4.6 rpg); F Krista Donald (Jr., 5-11, 9.2 ppg, […] - Full Story

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