Athens, GA (AP) - A young Georgia team is learning there is
more to coach Andy Landers' new up-tempo style than just the fun of
Landers says his players, including eight freshmen and
sophomores, enjoyed the new style for the first few days of
practice. Then came the realization that it is a physical grind to
maintain the frentic pace.
Georgia is No. 19 in The Associated Press Top 25 preseason poll.
The Lady Bulldogs lost two starters, including guard Ashley Houts,
from a 25-9 team that advanced to the Sweet 16 of last season's
Georgia will be smaller after losing 6-foot-5 center Angela
Robinson. Landers decided to turn up the pace with his younger and
Sophomore guard Jasmine James is the leading returning scorer.
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