Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

December 9, 2011

College basketball in full swing on the court

By JEFF HARVEY
for the Princeton Times

PRINCETON — The Concord Lady Lions hit 61.3 percent of their first half shots Saturday on their way to an 80-66 road victory over the Seton Hill Griffins.

Andrea Bertrand led all scorers with 28 points and had 11 boards. Joylsa Brown had 22 points and 10 rebounds. Amanda Smith chipped in with 10 points while Camisha Alexander added eight for Concord (5-1, 3-1).

Paige Alviani had 25 points to lead Seton Hill (2-4, 1-3 WVIAC). Anne Marie Olesky finished with 14 points and Tiara Stossel had 10 points.

Three Lady Blues finished in double figures, but it wasn’t enough to overcome a poor shooting day as the Shepherd Lady Rams defeated BSC 74-58.

Dragana Tomic led the Bluefield State (1-5, 1-2 WVIAC) in scoring with 16 points. Charlene Diggs added 12 points and Kelly Pawlowski chipped in 11. Tasia Nolan grabbed a game-high nine rebounds and dished a team-high four assists.

Shepherd (4-3, 2-1 WVIAC) received a balanced offensive attack with four players registering double-digit scoring led by 20 from Katie Biggs and 16 from Gabby Flinchum.

Romel Kemp scored 22 points for Concord, but the Mountain Lions could not stop Seton Hill in the second half as the Griffins won 76-64 on Saturday.

Corey Neeley and Charles Brooks each scored 12 points for the Lions (3-3, 2-2) off the bench. Natwan Young grabbed 13 rebounds.

Matt Miller led Seton Hill (2-4, 2-2 WVIAC) with 21 points. Chris Giles finished with a double-double scoring 17 points and grabbing 10 boards.

Chase Morgan finished with 30 points for his third 30-point effort of the season. Alex Webb also finished in double-figures with 20 points and Vincent Rogers added 17 points while grabbing a team-high nine rebounds for BSC (1-5, 0-3), which lost 89-73 to Shepherd.

The Rams (5-1, 2-0) were paced by Chad Moore’s 28 points followed by McCray who came off the bench to score 26 points.

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