Monday, February 15, 2010
LADY VIKINGS CRUISE TO 64-46 WIN OVER LINCOLN UNIVERSITY
Second Half Scoring Spurt Propels ECSU to Season Sweep of Lady Lions
February 13, 2010
LINCOLN, PA- The Elizabeth City State Lady Vikings opened the second half on a 14-2 run and coasted to 64-46 win over Lincoln University of Pennsylvania Saturday afternoon at Manuel Rivero Hall.
As a team ECSU connected on a season high 10 three-pointers on 18 attempts (55.6%) and held the Lady Lions to a season low 25% from the field (13-52). The Lady Vikings also out-rebounded Lincoln 49-35 and the ECSU reserves outscored their counterparts 47-8.
All but one Lady Viking scored in Saturday’s win as the Lady Lions slip to 3-19 overall. Shaquella Johnson was the high Lady Viking with 12 points while Kearah Jefferys added 11 points in just 14 minutes of play.
LU’s Sharay Dubose led all scorers with a game high 19 points.
ECSU (16-8) will host their final home game of the year when they host Saint Paul’s College on Monday at the RL Vaughan Center. It will be both Senior Night and the 2010 Pink Zone Game to promote breast cancer awareness. Tip-off is scheduled for 5:30pm. For more information on ECSU Athletics, visit www.ecsuvikings.com.