MT Travels to GeorgiaNovember 19, 2001 · MT Media Relations
The Lady Raiders (1-0) opened their season with a 77-57 victory Friday at Tennessee State, with senior Jamie Thomatis leading three double-digit scorers with 16 points. Freshmen Patrice Holmes and Eboni Kirby both added 10 points in the win.
UGA (1-0) returns one starter from last year's 27-6 squad that reached the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The Lady Raiders have never defeated Georgia in seven all-time meetings, and are 0-2 in Athens. The last meeting between the two schools was December 1, 1996, an 89-70 UGA victory. The Lady Bulldogs opened their season Sunday with an 88-57 win over Maine.
There will be a postgame media feed from UGA at 9:30 p.m. CT. Coordinates for the feed are:
GE Two (KU Band), Transponder 6 (H), Downlink 11820
Postgame comments from each coach as well as game highlights will be on the feed.
Middle Tennessee opens home action this Saturday with a 2 p.m. contest against Cincinnati at the Murphy Center on the MTSU campus. The game is part of the doubleheader with the Blue Raider men, who play immediately following the women.
Follow the Blue Raiders on Twitter @MTAthletics for continued updates.
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