Lady Bulldogs defeat Georgia State, 67-52 (Highlights)


ATLANTA — Dariauna Lewis recorded a double-double at Georgia State.

And then the Alabama A&M forward doubled both of those numbers again.

Lewis scored 21 points while grabbing 20 rebounds as Alabama A&M topped Georgia State 67-52 Tuesday night in a non-conference women’s basketball game.

For Lewis, it was her third double-double in five games at Alabama A&M. The sophomore forward was tabbed as the SWAC Player of the Week following strong performances at San Diego State and California Baptist.

Alabama A&M (2-3) took a 30-26 lead into halftime, and stretched the cushion to eight by the end of the third period.

DeShawna Harper finished with 15 points with four rebounds for Alabama A&M, while Je’Naiya Davis scored 14 points with four rebounds. Tierra Dark added seven points.

Alabama A&M shot 32.9 percent from the field and made 18 of 24 attempts from the free-throw line.

Taylor Hosendove led Georgia State with 14 points.

Alabama A&M travels to Denver on Friday to play North Alabama in the Denver Thanksgiving Classic.

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