ATLANTA - Scoring more than 100 points for the first time since 2014, Georgia State's women's basketball team took care of business Sunday, beating Allen 101-56 at the GSU Sports Arena.
Shay Fluker was one of six Panthers that scored double digits Sunday, finishing with a team-leading 24 on 10-of-16 shooting. Fluker also led the team in rebounds with six. Kierra Henry recorded her first career double-double with 12 points and 14 assists. She finished just two assists shy of the Georgia State single-game record. K.K. Williams (15), Deja Mitchell (14),
As a team, the Panthers shot 58% from the field and held Allen to 28% shooting. GSU finished with 29 assists as a team and had 14 steals.
Allen started the game on a 9-0 run, but after a GSU timeout, the tide turned in favor of the Panthers. GSU went on a 9-0 run of their own to tie the game and did not surrender the lead. GSU outscored Allen 32-12 in the second period and 28-11 in the final 10 minutes to finish the job.
Georgia State last scored 100 points back in 2014 when the Panthers put up 101 points in a win over Thomas. The 45-point win is the third largest margin of victory under head coach Sharon Baldwin.
Georgia State is at home again next Sunday against North Greenville.
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