OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Clarence Sanders scored 21 points and Mississippi maintained its first-place tie atop the SEC Western Division with a 67-49 win over Georgia Wednesday night.
Dwayne Curtis scored 14 points, Bam Doyne had 12 and Jermey Parnell added 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Rebels (18-9, 7-6). Ole Miss shares the division lead with in-state rival Mississippi State, which beat beat Number 17 Vanderbilt. Ole Miss has won five of the last six games and improved to 14-1 at home.
The loss snapped a three-game winning streak for Georgia (16-10, 7-6). Takais Brown and Sundiata Gaines led the Bulldogs with 14 and 11 points, respectively. The Rebels limited Georgia to a season-low 49 points as the Bulldogs made just under 33 percent of their shots. Georgia made only one of its first 14 shots to start the game.