BUFFALO, NY – The Lady Redhawks assisted on 24 of 36 field goals and two La Roche women's basketball (5-1, 1-0) players registered double-doubles in an 83-53 win over D'Youville (2-4, 1-1) on Saturday in AMCC Conference action.
The Lady Redhawks held the host Spartans to just 22% shooting from the field and used a 17-2 run in the first half to take control of the game. Casie Cygan and Amanda Garland netted 8 points each and La Roche committed just 4 turnovers in the opening frame. La Roche continued to shoot the ball well in the second half.
Cygan led all scorers with 18 points and added 10 rebounds to finish with her first double-double of the season. Jessica Pitts netted 12 points and 11 rebounds for her fifth double-double and Brianna Gibbs had a career-high 14 points. Amanda Garland reached double digit points for the fourth time this season (15) and LaShauna Brothers and Shataya White each registered 7 points.
The Lady Redhawks recorded a season-high 45 rebounds including 20 on the offensive end. La Roche also finished with a season-best 24 assists and just 10 turnovers.
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