PITTSBURGH, PA – La Roche women's basketball (7-0, 2-0) stayed perfect with a 76-60 victory over Medaille in a battle of top AMCC Conference teams.
The Lady Redhawks ran the floor to take a 39-24 halftime advantage. La Roche outscored the Mavericks 16-2 off of turnovers and Casie Cygan entered intermission with 12 points and 6 rebounds.
La Roche slowed the pace down in the second half and cruised to the sixteen point victory.
Cygan finished with a game-high 19 points and hit 4 three pointers. Shataya White netted 17 points on 7 of 9 from the field and Mackenzie O'Donnell registered 16 points and 8 rebounds. LaShauna Brothers recorded 15 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists, and 4 steals in the victory.
The Lady Redhawks forced 27 turnovers and held Medaille to just 22% from beyond the arc. They also outscored the Mavericks in the paint, off of turnovers, on second chance points, and on the fast break.
Women's Hoops will travel to Mt. Aloysius College on Wednesday to take on the undefeated Mounties. Tip-off is scheduled for 8PM.