COLLEGE STATION, Texas – Enjoying Georgia brings out one of the best of Texas A & M’s N’dea Jones, who grew up in Lawrenceville, which is simply 41 miles from the Georgia campus.
Jones had 15 factors and 12 rebounds to guide the No. eight Aggies to a 60-48 victory over No. 22 Georgia on Sunday. A&M (16-1, 7-1 in SEC) gained their ninth straight house recreation when Kayla Wells added 13 factors and Ciera Johnson 12. Gabby Connally had 18 factors for Georgia (13-Four, 5-Four) and Que Morrison added 12.
A&M missed 12 of its first 15 photographs from the sphere, however warmed as much as 20 of its final 37 photographs (54%), lastly taking the lead early within the third quarter. Jones, 6-foot-2, was 6 of 10 right and performed all 40 minutes to win 12th double-double of the season.
“Enjoying UGA, it is the house staff and I positively play 10 occasions more durable in opposition to them,” Jones mentioned. “I will attempt to play one of the best I can, whether or not it is to have a foul capturing night time or a foul rebounding night time; they will do my finest each time I step onto the pitch. All groups are going to deliver out one of the best in me, however particularly UGA. “
The senior, who improved to Four-Zero all-time in opposition to the Woman Bulldogs, was a giant a part of a defensive effort that restricted Georgia to its fewest factors with a suffocating effort.
Georgia made simply 19 of 61 photographs from the sphere (31.1%) and did not mount a cost within the fourth quarter because it missed 11 of 12 photographs in a 6-minute, 49-second window that helped the Aggies stretch their result in 57 -44 lead.