ROME, Ga. – No. 4 Northwest Florida defeated Georgia Highlands, 74-52, on its home court on opening day of the Georgia Highlands Classic on Friday.
The Raiders improved to 8-0, including wins in all five games away from Raider Arena this season.
Reneasha Payton added 11 points and five assists. Payton has now scored in double figures in four of her last six games.
The Raiders are back in action Saturday at 2 p.m. to face off against Walters State. The game will be streamed live at YouTube.com/GeorgiaHighlandsChargersSportsNetwork.
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