CARTERSVILLE, Georgia -- Reigning national player of the week Jacky Jones scored 30 points and had 14 rebounds to lead the No. 9 ranked West Georgia Tech women's basketball team over Chattahoochee Tech Sunday afternoon, 86-77.
Jones connected on 10 of 18 shots from the field and made 10 of 15 from the free throw line to record a career-high 30 points. With Sunday night's 14 rebounds, she has had at least ten rebounds or more in all ten games to start the season. That 10-game double-figure rebounding streak is the longest in school history.
Iasia Early (Powder Springs, Ga.) scored 15 points and had six rebounds for the Golden Knights. Alexis Henderson added 13 points and JaNoah Daniels had 11 points to round out the double-figure scoring for West Georgia Tech. All three of the aforementioned players are freshmen.
West Georgia Tech led by three at the end of the first quarter, 21-18. The second quarter went back-and-forth, with WGTC taking a 40-36 lead into intermission. The Black and Gold pulled away in the third quarter to lead by 11 points (63-52) going into the fourth before closing the game out in the final minutes.
West Georgia Tech outrebounded the Golden Eagles by 15 (72-57) and forced 22 turnovers.