COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Tiffany Mitchell scored 18 points and the South Carolina defense made sure Savannah State was no challenge in an 82-40 rout Saturday afternoon.
Alaina Coates came off the bench to score 17 points and grab 12 rebounds for the Gamecocks (12-1). Aleighsa Welch added 14 points and Asia Dozier had 10. Mitchell also had seven rebounds, five steals and four assists.
Senior reserve Jasmine Kirkland topped Savannah State (5-7) with 19 points, one shy of her career high. No starter had more than three points as they combined for 10 points. Kirkland hit 6 of 9 shots and 7 of 8 free throws.
South Carolina held the Tigers to 26.5 percent shooting and forced 19 turnovers. Coates hit 4 of 5 shots and made 9 of 14 free throws. The Gamecocks went 30 of 48 from the foul line while Savannah State was 12 of 14.
South Carolina whips Savannah State, 82-40
Gamecock Anthem Top Stories
LSU Elite Camp Day 1 RecapLSU's Elite Camp shined some light on some of the top running back targets for the Tigers, some new underclassmen names and plenty of other tidbits.
Tiger Blitz3:10 PM
Potential Vols commit: 'It caught my mind'Tennessee coaches and several commitments got in the ear of Jerome Carvin over the weekend. Did it have any effect with the Scout four-star offensive tackle prospect?
Inside Tennessee11:32 AM
PHOTO GALLERY IV: Camp DoerenRALEIGH, N.C. -- Here are some photos from NC State's recent summer football camp sessions.
Pack Pride10:41 AM
N.C. safety ready for Elko reconnectNorth Carolina safety Jeremiah Gray is well known to a pair of Irish coaches. He previewed his weekend visit to Notre Dame with Irish Illustrated.