February 20, 2007

Dawgs need a couple of more wins

The Georgia Bulldogs (16-9, 7-5) are currently tied for third place in the SEC East with Kentucky (18-8, 7-5) and they are battling for a NCAA Tournament bid. The Bulldogs travel west to Oxford on Wednesday at 8 pm EST to face off against the Ole Miss Rebels (17-9, 6-6) who are 13-1 at home this season. The Bulldogs need 20 wins to secure a spot in the NCAA Tournament, though they could make it in with 18 or 19 wins depending on how other teams fair in their conference tournaments.

With only four regular season games left plus at least one game in the SEC Tournament head coach Dennis Felton knows his Bulldogs are on the bubble and need a win Wednesday. Home teams in the SEC are 53-19 this season in conference games and the Florida Gators are the only team with a winning road record this year.

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