Closer look: Georgia women’s basketball hosts Lipscomb today

Lipscomb at Georgia


Roger Clarkson

When: 2 p.m.

Where: Stegeman Colisuem.

Radio: WRFC 960-AM.

TV: CSS.

Records: Georgia is 10-0, Lipscomb is 1-6.

Rankings: Georgia is No. 6, Lipscomb is unranked.

Probable starting lineups:

Lipscomb: G Mallory Charpentier (Fr., 5-6, 3.7 ppg, 2.4 rpg); G Presley Stastny (Fr., 5-8, 10.0 ppg, 1.4 rpg); G Hannah Phillips (Sr., 5-11, 12.7 ppg, 6.3 rpg); F O’Neisha Smith (Jr., 5-10, 1.6 ppg, 3.0 rpg); F Alex Banks (Fr., 5-11, 4.9 ppg, 4.9 rpg).

Georgia: G Jasmine James (Sr., 5-9, 11.0 ppg, 2.7 rpg); G Khaalidah Miller (Jr., 5-9, 9.5 ppg, 3.8 rpg); G Shacobia Barbee (Fr., 5-10, 3.9 ppg, 5.0 rpg); F Anne Marie Armstrong (Sr., 6-3, 7.4 ppg, 4.2 rpg); Jasmine Hassell (Sr., 6-2, 12.7 ppg, 5.7 rpg).

Series record: Georgia and Lipscomb have never played.

Last meeting: Georgia and Lipscomb have never played.

Season at a glance: Georgia has won 10 straight to start the season for the first time since winning its first 16 in 2009-10. Lipscomb broke a six-game losing streak by beating Jacksonville State on Dec. 9.

Noteworthy: Both teams come off of lengthy layoffs for final exams. Georgia has not played since Dec. 4 and Lipscomb has not played since Dec. 9. … Georgia freshman Shacobia Barbee was coached by Lipscomb assistant John Wild at Murfreesboro, Tenn. Riverdale. Georgia freshman Marjorie Butler and Lipscomb’s Natalie Scarbrough played together for two seasons at Webb School in Knoxville, Tenn. … Georgia ranks No. 4 in the nation with a 27.3-point average margin of victory so far this season. … Georgia Freshman forward Merritt Hempe is questionable with a foot injury. … Georgia has scored at least 80 points four times this season. … Lipscomb hit 13 3-pointers in its win against Jacksonville State. … Lipscomb’s Alex Banks was named Atlantic Sun player of the week after scoring 18 points on 6-of-9 shooting against Jacksonville State.