DEMOREST, Ga. - Agnes Scott basketball held close with one of the top team in the USA South in the first half, before Piedmont (11-5, 4-1 USA South) used a 22-6 advantage in the third quarter to put the game out of reach.
The Scotties (2-9, 1-4 USA South) were led by first-year forward Garis Grant, who led all players on the day with 24 points, 13 rebounds, and a season-high 6 blocks. It is her seventh double-double of the season. The Lions were led by Erin Clifford's 12 points, as she drained 4 three-pointers in the contest.
The Scotties will return to USA South action at home on Friday, January 20, as they host Maryville College at 7:30 p.m.