Bobcats Lose to #3 Clayton State, 71-49
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women's basketball team (12-10, 8-7 PBC) dropped a home match to the No. 3 Clayton State University Lakers (23-0, 16-0 PBC) Thursday evening.
The Bobcats were led offensively by Enisha Donley (Loganville, Ga.) for the third game in a row. Donley finished with 17 points on 5-of-10 shooting from the field and 7-of-10 from the charity stripe.
Shanteona Keys (Roswell, Ga.) was the only other Bobcat to finish in double figures, scoring 11 on 4-of-12 shooting and a perfect 3-of-3 from the free-throw line. Sadona Floure (Covington, Ga.) added six points and five assists. Floure has had at least five assists in the last five games for the Bobcats.
The Bobcats shot 15-of-53 (.283) from the field compared to the Lakers 28-of-62 (.452). The Bobcats pulled down 32 rebounds compared to 45 recovered by the Clayton State.
Drakema Griggs, second leading scorer in the PBC, scored 21 points in 27 minutes of action. Three other Lakers finished in double figures. Kayla Mobley scored 12 points and pulled down nine rebounds, while Shacamra Jackson and Jessica Covington each added 10 points.
The Bobcats will be back on the court Saturday, Feb. 16 at 1:30 p.m. when they travel to Columbus State University to finish the season series against the Cougars. The Bobcats and Cougars faced off Saturday, Feb. 2 at the Centennial Center, the Bobcats coming away with a 71-67 victory.
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