Women’s Hoops Preps for Home Contest Versus Georgia

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Published: Jan. 21, 2023 at 2:20 PM CST
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BRYAN-COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M women’s basketball team is set to host the Georgia Lady Bulldogs at 2 p.m. inside Reed Arena on Sunday. Fans are encouraged to wear white to the game.

Home Sweet Home

The Aggies (5-12, 0-7 SEC) have held their opponents to 60 points-or-less nine times this season while playing at home, only allowing opponents to score 54.7 points per game in Aggieland.

The Aggie Defense

The Maroon & White have forced every foe this season below their yearly scoring output, holding Alabama 12.5 points below its season scoring average in the latest outing. Additionally, A&M is No. 30 in the nation in 3-point field goal defense, only allowing opponents to shoot 26.7% from behind the arc.

The Matchup

Aggie head coach Joni Taylor led Georgia for seven seasons as its head coach prior to her arrival at Texas A&M, winning 140 games and claiming the 2020-21 SEC Coach of the Year honor. Both UGA (13-7, 2-4 SEC) and A&M are excellent on the defensive side of the ball, giving up 58.0 and 58.8 points per game this season, respectively.

PromotionsThe matchup is Youth Sunday Funday at Reed Arena. If you buy one adult ticket at the ticket window on gameday, you can get up to four kids tickets free. The first 1,000 kids to the fan zone will receive a free youth sized Aggie script t-shirt.

Aggie Basketball Fan Zone

Located at the North entry of Reed Arena, the Fan Zone includes games, music, face painting, TVs and more for ALL fans. The Fan Zone opens one hour prior to tipoff.

12th Man Rewards

12th Man Rewards is the free program that appreciates fans for standing with the 12th Man and attending Texas A&M Athletics events in support of creating a home-court advantage for our student-athletes and coaches.

The more events you attend, your points will increase. Those points can be redeemed via the online giveaway store for a variety of items. Register today within the 12th Man Mobile app to earn 200 points at the game. Pick up any redeemed giveaways during pregame in the Fan Zone at the North Entry of Reed Arena.

Series

Texas A&M and Georgia will be meeting for the 15th time with A&M leading the series with a 9-5 record. The Maroon & White are 4-1 against the Lady Bulldogs in Aggieland.

How to Keep up & Parking

Sunday’s game will be broadcast on SECN with live stats here. Fans can also listen to the action on 97.3 FM with Steve Miller and Katy Lee on the call. Parking for women’s basketball games is free to the public.

Follow the Aggies

Visit for more information on Texas A&M women’s basketball. Fans can keep up to date with the A&M women’s basketball team on Facebook, Instagram, and on Twitter by following @AggieWBB.