Goucher Women's Basketball Wraps Up Two-Game Road Trip At Susuquehanna On Saturday

Goucher Women's Basketball Wraps Up Two-Game Road Trip At Susuquehanna On Saturday

 

GAME DAY INFORMATION
 
  • Goucher College (5-13, 0-7 Landmark) at Susquehanna University (10-7, 2-4 Landmark)
  • Saturday, January 26, 2019
  • 4:00 p.m. 
  • Orlando W. Houts Gymnasium/Selingrove, Pa.
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LAST TIME OUT
 
  • Goucher College lost 83-58 to Catholic University of America on Wednesday.
  • Anise Williams paced the Gophers with 18 points and 10 rebounds. 
  • Alayna McFadden added 16 points. 
  • Shelby Apostol added eight points off the bench and Wolard had seven points, four rebounds and four steals on the night.
  • After McFadden made a trey to cut the margin to 4-3, the Cardinals rolled off the next nine points to take a 13-3 advantage with 6:27 left. Nicole Wolard hit a jumper and Jorryn Avery drained a 3-ball to cut the margin to 13-8 with 5:16 remaining in the first quarter. After Catholic grabbed a 19-10 edge, McFadden registered consecutive baskets to make it a five-point game against at 2:15.The Cardinals then scored 10 of the final 12 points in the frame to take a 29-16 advantage.
ABOUT SUSQUEHANNA
 
  • The River Hawks enter the contest 5-12 overall and 2-5 in Landmark Conference action.
  • Susquehanna is 1-8 at home this season.
  • In their last contest, the River Hawks lost 87-67 to Moravian on Wednesday.
  • Erin McQuillen leads the team with 16.1 points and 6.3 rebounds per game.
  • Head coach Jim is in his 14th season as the head coach at Susquehanna.
FIVE FACTS
 
  • Anise Williams notched her second career double-double after registering 27 points and 13 rebounds against Yeshiva on December 30 while she also narrowly missed turning the trick against McDaniel on January 3 after posting nine points and 10 caroms. She has posted double figures in points in six-straight games and 15 times on the year. She leads the team with 16.1 points per game.
  • Alayna McFadden posted her fifth-straight game in double figures in points and marked the eighth time in the last nine tilts she has reached 10 points in a game. She has 15 games with at least 10 points this season and ranks second on the team with 14.3 points per game.
  • Nicole Wolard is third on the team with 10.7 points per game. She was held to single digits for the seventh time this season. She answered with registering double figures in points in five of the six previous occassions. 
  • Shelby Apostol has scored eight points in each of her last two games and has eight points or more five times this season. She also recorded back-to-back career-high nine-point outputs against Shenandoah on December 5 and against Rutgers-Newark 10 days later.
  • When the Gophers return to the Decker Sports and Recreation Center they will play four of their final six games at home.
THE ROAD AHEAD
 
  • Goucher returns home to host Juniata College on Wednesday.
  • Tipoff is 7:00 p.m.