When: 7 p.m.
Where: Stegeman Coliseum
Radio: WRFC 960-AM.
Records: Georgia is 7-0, Furman is 3-1.
Rankings: Georgia is No. 8, Furman is unranked.
Probable starting lineups: Furman: F G Kaitlin Murphy (Sr., 5-7, 4.8 ppg, 1.3 rpg); G Teshia Griswold (Sr., 5-7, 19.5 ppg, 3.0 rpg); G Janice Roberts (Jr., 5-10, 5.5 ppg, 3.5 rpg); F Sarah Durdaller (So., 6-0, 15.5 ppg, 6.5 rpg); F Brittany Hodges (So., 6-0, 8.0 ppg, 6.7 rpg). Georgia: G Jasmine James (Sr., 5-9, 10.7 ppg, 2.7 rpg); G Khaalidah Miller (Jr., 5-9, 8.1 ppg, 3.7 rpg); G Shacobia Barbee (Fr., 5-10, 3.9 ppg, 4.7 rpg); F Anne Marie Armstrong (Sr., 6-3, 7.3 ppg, 3.6 rpg); Jasmine Hassell (Sr., 6-2, 12.4 ppg, 6.1 rpg).
Series record: Georgia leads 8-0.
Last meeting: Georgia won 83-58 last season in Athens.
Season at a glance: Georgia has won seven straight to start the season for the first time since winning its first 16 in 2009-10. Furman comes off of a 73-64 home victory against Mercer on Saturday.
Noteworthy: Georgia won the New Mexico Thanksgiving Tournament last weekend. Jasmine James was named tournament MVP after scoring 17 points, six steals and five assists in the title game against host New Mexico. … Georgia’s closest game so far this season was a 57-51 win in the season opener against Rutgers. None of the Lady Bulldogs’ other wins have been less than 16 points (62-46 against South Carolina State). … Three freshmen have started for Georgia so far this season: guards Shacobia Barbee and Tiaria Griffin plus forward Merritt Hempe. Barbee has started every game. … Georgia is out-rebounding opponents 41.9-32.6 while Furman is getting out-rebounded 43.8-39.2. … Three Wesleyan alumni will be in tonight’s game — Georgia forwards Anne Marie Armstrong and Kaelyn Causwell plus Furman’s Holli Wilkins. Causwell and Wilkins are both freshmen. … Wilkins is expected to get her first start for Furman. She is the sister of former Georgia guard Damien Wilkins and the niece of former Bulldog forward Dominique Wilkins. … This will be Furman’s last tuneup before starting the Southern Conference season on Saturday at Chattanooga. … Furman has seven players from the state of Georgia, including starters Teshia Griswold (Milledgeville), Sarah Durdaller (Marrietta) and Brittany Hodges (Powder Springs).
— Roger Clarkson