Lady Warriors Pull Away From Concordia At Home In 78-62 Decision

Lady Warriors Pull Away From Concordia At Home In 78-62 Decision

AUDREY MATTESON NOTCHES FIFTH DOUBLE-DOUBLE AND SEASON-BEST 17 REBOUNDS

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NYACK, NY –  The Nyack College women's basketball team defeated visiting Clippers from Concordia College 78-62 in front of fans at Bowman Gymnasium to sweep the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) season series 2-0 against the Clippers.  

The Basics
Score: Nyack 78 | Concordia 62
Records: Nyack (7-16, 6-10 CACC) | Concordia (0-22, 0-15 CACC)
Location: Bowman Gym | Nyack, NY

Inside The Game
Warrior Audrey Matteson (Monticello, IN) snatched down a game-high and season-best 17 boards to go along with her game-high 27 points. Classmate Mariah Brown (Stockton, CA) recorded 13 points and 4 rebounds, Jessica Logemann (Seminole, FL) contributed with 8 buckets from off the bench, while Natalie Harrison (Washington, DC) and Tori Trador (Seminole, FL) tallied 7 points apiece. Trador's slick hands on defense allowed for a game-high 4 steals for the Nyack team while Matteson dished a game-high 4 assists on the night. In addition, Warriors Camille Nwosu (Centreville, VA) and Brianna Taylor (Columbia, MD) chipped in each with 6 points respectively.

On the Clippers side Tara-Ann Rock carried her team leading with 17 points. Classmate Selbe Lo recorded a team-high 8 rebounds while Megan Burns and Rock split 3 assists each.

A Closer Look

  • Nyack won the rebounding battle 42-34 while Concordia made six more second chance points than the Warriors (13-7)
  • For the game, Nyack shot 41.3 percent (19-of-46) from the floor while the visitors shot 37.1 percent (23-of-62).
  • Both teams forced 17 turnovers while Nyack scored more points from Clipper turnovers (23-9).
  • Tonight's game featured two game ties and two lead changes.
  • Both Warrior and Clipper bench points totaled 19 points.

North Division Standings
1. Bloomfield (12-3) *
2. Caldwell (10-5) *
3. Felician (8-7) *
4. Post (8-7) *
5. Dominican (7-7)
6. Nyack (6-10)
7. Concordia (0-15)

Only the top four teams in both the North and South Division will make the 2013-14 CACC Championship Tournament. After tonight's win, the Lady Warriors currently sit two spots behind current 4N seed Post University.

Up Next
Nyack returns back to action on Saturday February 15th as they travel to face South Division opponents from Philadelphia University. The CACC match-up is slated for a 2PM start. Links for live stats and video broadcast can be found here.

 

 

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