Boxscore
Mississippi 66, Georgia 63
Saturday, January 21, 2012 4:00 PM
Location - Stegeman Coliseum, Athens, Georgia
Officials - James Barker, Tim Gattis, Anthony Jordan
Attendance - 8015

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Mississippi 34 32 66
Georgia 23 40 63

Recap


Terrance Henry recorded 24 points and 10 rebounds as visiting Mississippi took a big lead and held off a furious late rally for a 66-63 victory over Georgia on Saturday.
 
Murphy Holloway and Nick Williams added 12 points each for the Rebels (13-6, 3-2 SEC), who saw a 13-point lead cut to one in the final four minutes. Georgia missed two 3-pointers in the final seconds that could have tied the game.
 
Mississippi dominated inside, out-rebounding the Bulldogs 42-30. Reginald Buckner had 10 boards for the Rebels. Ole Miss has averaged 8.4 more rebounds than their opponents in SEC games.
 
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope led Georgia (10-9, 1-4) with 25 points before fouling out late, and Gerald Robinson added 19. Robinson was 0-for-12 from 3-point range the previous six games, but made three Saturday.
 
Henry scored 15 points in the first half for Mississippi, converting 6-of-8 from the field. The Rebels scored 14 of the last 17 points – six by Williams – to take a 34-23 halftime lead.
 
Georgia made just 8-of-27 from the field in the opening 20 minutes and were outrebounded, 21-11. Robinson, who scored 22 against Mississippi last season, recorded eight points in the first half for the Bulldogs.

Mississippi Rebels

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Reginald Buckner 32:00 2-4 0-0 2-7 5 5 10 0 1 0 1 1 6
Terrance Henry 31:00 8-12 1-3 7-10 0 10 10 1 4 0 7 0 24
Murphy Holloway 32:00 5-8 0-0 2-2 0 7 7 0 3 0 0 0 12
Jarvis Summers 34:00 2-6 0-0 2-8 0 4 4 1 2 1 3 0 6
Nick Williams 36:00 3-10 1-5 5-6 0 4 4 0 2 0 0 0 12
Jelan Kendrick 13:00 0-3 0-0 0-0 1 2 3 2 1 2 2 0 0
Demarco Cox 16:00 2-2 0-0 2-2 3 0 3 1 1 0 1 1 6
Maurice Aniefiok 6:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 22-45 2-8 20-35 9 33 42 5 14 3 14 2 66
  48.9% 25.0% 57.1% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 14

Georgia Bulldogs

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Donte Williams 34:00 3-6 0-0 2-6 3 5 8 0 4 1 0 2 8
Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 28:00 10-17 5-10 0-1 2 3 5 0 5 1 0 0 25
Nemanja Djurisic 20:00 1-7 0-1 2-2 2 2 4 1 4 0 1 0 4
Gerald Robinson 32:00 7-16 3-6 2-3 0 4 4 6 2 5 0 0 19
Dustin Ware 25:00 0-7 0-7 0-0 0 2 2 1 2 0 1 0 0
Vincent Williams 16:00 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 1 2 0 1 0 2
Marcus Thornton 16:00 0-2 0-0 2-2 2 1 3 1 3 1 2 0 2
Sherrard Brantley 8:00 1-4 1-4 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 3
John Florveus 16:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0
Connor Nolte 5:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 23-63 9-29 8-14 11 19 30 11 23 8 8 3 63
  36.5% 31.0% 57.1% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 8
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