Easter Leads Trojans Past Auburn Montgomery; 73-52

Easter Leads Trojans Past Auburn Montgomery; 73-52

Anderson, S.C – Anderson University women's basketball senior Ace Easter scored a game-high 21 points to lead the Trojans past nonconference opponent Auburn Montgomery, 73-52, on Sunday afternoon at the Abney Athletic Center.

With the victory, the Trojans improve to 10-2 overall winning their eighth straight game while the Warhawks fall to 0-11 on the season.

KEY STATS

  • The Trojans shot 12-of-18(66.7%) from the field and 6-of-10 (60%) from behind the arc in the opening period
  • Anderson outscored the Warhawks 33-13 in the first quarter
  • Anderson's bench outscored Auburn Montgomery's bench 32-10
  • The Trojans outrebounds Auburn Montgomery 52-39
  • The Warhawks placed one player in double-digits (Jordan Brewster-19 pts)
  • Anderson committed only five miscues while being credited with seven steals on the afternoon

SCORE BY THE PERIODS

TEAM

1ST

2ND

3RD

4TH

FINAL

ANDERSON

33

13

11

16

73

AUBURN MONTGOMERY

13

19

7

13

52


NOTES

  • Anderson made six of its 10 made three-pointers in the opening frame
  • Senior Ace Easter scored a team-high 15 points while grabbing seven rebounds 
  • Junior Alexy Mollenhauer narrowly missed her eighth double-double of the season scoring nine points and grabbing 10 rebounds
  • Junior Madison Bagget dished out 11 assits while running down seven rebounds and chipping in six points
  • Sophomore Alexis Tate came off the bench to contribute eight points and eight rebounds
  • The eighth straight win matches the Trojans eight straight win streak during the 2015-16 season before losing the next game to Limestone

UP NEXT

Anderson hit the road to begin a four-game road streak with the first stop being at South Atlantic Conference opponent Wingate. The Bulldogs and Trojans square off on Jan. 2 with tip-off slated for 6 pm.

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