Edwards records double-double in Ladies' setback
Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Hendrix (3-7)
Centenary (0-10)
12/30/2014 | Shreveport, La. (Gold Dome) | Attendance: 67
Stats at a GlanceHCCENT
FG Percentage.435 (27-62) .266 (17-64)
3P FG Percentage.385 (5-13) .333 (2-6)
FT Percentage.625 (10-16) .577 (15-26)
Offensive Rebounds1615
Defensive Rebounds4023
Total Rebounds5638
Bench Points337
Statistical LeadersHCCENT
PointsAnna King - 14
Briana Edwards - 22
ReboundsAnna King - 11
Briana Edwards - 19
AssistsCait. Kriesel-Bigler - 6
Linda Gomez Gil - 4
StealsCait. Kriesel-Bigler - 2
Estrella Flores - 2
Breann Forbes - 2
Briana Edwards - 4
BlocksMadison Martin - 3
Briana Edwards - 5

SHREVEPORT, La. – Briana Edwards led the Centenary women’s basketball team with her 19th career double-double, but it wasn’t enough as the Ladies (0-10) second half rally fell short falling 69-51 to Hendrix College on Tuesday afternoon. Hendrix improved to 3-7.

Edwards posted 22 points and 19 rebounds for her second double-double of the season. The rebound total ties her for fourth in single-game performances in school history and equals her career mark. The Shreveport, La., native also registered five blocks in the contest which is tied for fifth in single-game efforts and moves her to second all-time in blocks with 101.

Rebecca Thompson joined Edwards in double-digit scoring with 13 points marking her fifth game in double figures this season and first since Dec. 9 at LSU-Alexandria.

After trailing 42-15 at the break, Centenary outscored the Warriors 36-27 in the second half including 15 points off 20 HC miscues.

The Warriors’ bench outscored the Maroon and White by 26 points as Hendrix received 33 points from its reserves. Madison Martin added 12 points from the bench for the Black and Orange as Anna King led the way with 14 points and 11 rebounds.

Centenary finished the outing shooting 26.6 percent from the field including a 33.3 clip from behind the arc. The Ladies went 15-for-26 from the charity stripe. Hendrix finished with a 43.5 shooting percentage from the floor and was 5-for-13 from the 3-point line. The Warriors connected on 62.5 percent from the free-throw line.

Centenary returns to action on Friday, Jan. 2 as they travel to Colorado College for the opening of Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference action. Tip is slated for 7 p.m.