Quartet not enough to lead Ladies past Schreiner
Centenary (La.) (0-17, 0-8 SCAC)
Schreiner (11-9, 6-3 SCAC)
2/1/2014 | Kerrville, Texas (Edington Center) | Attendance: 225
KERRVILLE, Texas – Briana Edwards led a quartet with 15 points and 11 rebounds, but it wasn’t enough as the Centenary women’s basketball team fell 73-59 at Schreiner University on Saturday afternoon. The Ladies’ record moves to 0-17 overall and 0-8 in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference.
The double-double for the Shreveport, La., native is her eighth of the season and her 10th game in double figures scoring and rebounds.
Lizzie Moran also supplied 14 points for the Maroon and White marking her sixth contest in double figures this season. DeiAnna Hall added 11 points with 10 coming from Rhonda Martin.
Kelsie Jackson led the Mountaineers with 18 points and 11 rebounds. Lindsey Peterson added 19 points with 13 coming from Bailey Harris.
Centenary held an early advantage in the contest, but SU claimed its first lead, 7-6, at the 14:45 mark of the half off a three-pointer from Jackson. The Mountaineers marched their lead out to double-digits with 1:21 remaining in the opening stanza.
The Ladies nipped the deficit to within six points, 47-41, with 13:37 left to play off a Francesca Lawrence layup. The Maroon and White kept the margin within single digits until 3:47 to play when Harris free throw pushed the SU lead to 64-54. SU claimed a 14-points - it’s largest of the game- with 22 ticks left on the clock.
Centenary returns to action on Tuesday, Feb.4 as the Ladies open a three-game homestand against Austin College.
2013-14 Women's Basketball
Tuesday, February 4, 2014Martin posts a career-high; Ladies fall to Austin College
Saturday, February 1, 2014Quartet not enough to lead Ladies past Schreiner
Friday, January 31, 2014Ladies drop decision at Texas Lutheran
Sunday, January 26, 2014Centenary falls to Schreiner
Friday, January 24, 2014Ladies fall 66-55 to TLU
Thursday, January 23, 2014Ladies return home to face Schreiner and Texas Lutheran
Saturday, January 18, 2014Ladies fall at Southwestern
Friday, January 17, 2014Tigers too much for Centenary