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South Carolina Women's Basketball is celebrating yet another milestone.

The Lady Gamecocks brought home their sixth SEC Championship title in seven years after beating the Georgia Bulldogs 67-62 in Greenville.

Head coach Dawn Staley used a late run in the third quarter to take control and held on to beat the No. 16 ranked Bulldogs.

Aliyah Boston had 27 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Gamecocks, after only a week ago when South Carolina lost at No. 2 Texas A&M and watched the Aggies cut down nets in celebration of the SEC regular-season crown.

This time is was the Gamecocks, just like in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2020 and again in 2021, climbing the ladder to cut the net in celebration.

''We knew we didn't want to lose,'' said Boston, the tournament's MVP with three double-double performances.

The Gamecocks (22-4), twice the country's No. 1 team this season, struggled down the stretch with three losses in their last seven games.

The Bulldogs closed to 65-62 on Que Morrison's 3-pointer with 14.4 seconds left. Boston then followed with a pair of foul shots and South Carolina held on for its 14th straight victory over Georgia.

That Gamecock streak included eliminating the Bulldogs from four of the last five tournaments.

The No. 7/7 lady Gamecocks (22-4, 14-1 SEC) await their seeding for the NCAA Tournament. That announcement is set for Monday, Mar. 15, at 7 p.m.

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