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HBCU: MEAC Women’s Basketball Recap: December 3

Women's Basketball Recap: December 3

Women’s Basketball Recap: December 3

 

Saturday’s MEAC Women’s Basketball Results
Wofford 64, North Carolina Central 54
Dayton 61, Morgan State 42
Norfolk State 85, Longwood 56


Wofford 64, North Carolina Central 54

Box Score

DURHAM, N.C. — North Carolina Central University sophomore forward Deja McCain flirted with a double-double by supplying team-high totals of 13 points and eight rebounds in a 64-54 non-conference women’s basketball loss to visiting Wofford College on Saturday afternoon inside McDougald-McLendon Arena.

McCain matched her career-high 13-point total by sinking 6-of-3 field goals (46.2 percent) and her only free throw try on a three-point play. Her eight rebounds were a new best mark for the Charlotte, North Carolina, product.

Sophomore guard Dominique Adams followed with 10 points and six rebounds. Senior guard Morgan Jones bucketed eight points while sophomore guard Rodneysha Martin and freshman guard Jada Blow both chipped in six points. Jones, Blow and senior guard Monique Whaley-Briggs all distributed four assists.

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Dayton 61, Morgan State 42

Box Score

DAYTON, Ohio — Kelley Austria scored a game-high 15 points and Alex Harris came off the bench for Dayton to record a game-high 11 rebounds, eight points, a game-high four blocked shots and added two steals to help the Dayton Flyers defeat visiting Morgan State, 61-42 on Friday night at UD Arena.

Morgan State was led by Braennan Farrar, who finished with 11 points and tied both Chelsea Mitchell and Jayde Duncan with a team-high seven rebounds. Farrar also led the team with three assists and two steals, which both tied for game highs. Jihayah Chavis finished with eight points and Duncan added seven points, including her first career three-pointer and a team-high two blocked shots.

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Norfolk State 85, Longwood 56

Box Score

FARMVILLE, Va. — Senior guard Jordan Strode’s career-high 23 points paced the Norfolk State women’s basketball team to its second consecutive road win in an 85-56 victory over Longwood on Saturday afternoon at Willett Hall.

Strode shot a perfect 12-of-12 from the charity stripe, while grabbing four rebounds and adding four assists.

Junior forward Kayla Roberts fell two rebounds short of her fourth consecutive double-double. She tallied 15 rebounds with eight rebounds, four assists, two steals and one block.

Sophomore center Shayla Tanner and junior guard Gabrielle Swinson scored in double-figures off the bench. Tanner tallied a career-high 10 points while grabbing seven boards. Swinson recorded 10 points and four assists and freshman forward De’Janaire Deas tallied eight points and five rebounds as the Spartan bench outscored Longwood’s 36-13.

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