Centenary falls to Millsaps in rematch, 80-55
Junior DeiAnna Hall led the Ladies with nine points.
Centenary falls to Millsaps in rematch, 80-55
Monday, December 7, 2015
Centenary (4-3)
Millsaps (3-3)
12/6/2015 | Millsaps College (Hangar Dome) | Attendance: 133
Stats at a GlanceCENTWBMILLWBB
FG Percentage.339 (19-56) .617 (29-47)
3P FG Percentage.200 (5-25) .429 (6-14)
FT Percentage.522 (12-23) .640 (16-25)
Offensive Rebounds98
Defensive Rebounds1434
Total Rebounds2342
Bench Points2049
Statistical LeadersCENTWBMILLWBB
PointsDeiAnna Hall - 9
Kala-Jewel Freeman - 18
ReboundsLinda Gomez Gil - 5
Kala-Jewel Freeman - 12
AssistsDeiAnna Hall - 4
Kasi Matthews - 4
StealsDeiAnna Hall - 4
Kala-Jewel Freeman - 3
BlocksSavanah Doty - 1

JACKSON, Miss. – The Ladies took a 5-point lead early and fought back to trail only by two at the end of the first quarter, but Centenary (3-3) fell to Millsaps (3-3) 80-55 Sunday night, December 6, in Jackson, Mississippi.

Freshman Savanah Doty began the game with a three off an offensive rebound. After Millsaps made a basket, but a DeiAnna Hall layup and a jumper by freshman Jasmine Morris pushed the lead to 7-2.

Millsaps countered with a 16-2 run, but an 11-4 run to end the half by Centenary cut the deficit to two. Senior Rebecca Thompson hit a jumper and classmate Briana Edwards added a layup. After Millsaps scored, Morris split from the line, grabbed a steal and hit the layup for the fastbreak points. A Hall layup put Centenary down 20-18 with 1:16 left. Both teams traded baskets to end the first.

Hall led Centenary with nine points and four each in rebounds, assists and steals with no turnovers.

Millsaps scored the first nine points of the second quarter. Kala-Jewel Freeman hit a fastbreak layup while Kasi Matthews hit a layup while being fouled. Miah Brooks hit a pair of free throws while Freeman ended the spurt with a layup.

Freeman came off the bench for 18 points and 15 rebounds to lead Millsaps.

The Ladies return to action Monday, December 7, against Belhaven at 5:30 p.m.