Pioneers Too Much For Wildcats In Road Tilt

Pioneers Too Much For Wildcats In Road Tilt

Greeneville, TN - The JWU Women's Basketball Team battled Tusculum University on Friday, coming up short against the NCAA D2 opponent, 109-53.

Highlights:
  • JWU shot 32% from the field, but 50% on three pointers, connecting on seven threes.
  • The Wildcats converted 16 of 26 free throws.
  • The Wildcats were out-rebounded by the Pioneers, 53-43.
  • JWU lost the turnover battle 45-13, resulting in a 49-7 disadvantage in points off turnovers.
  • The Wildcats were outscored 48-14 in the paint and 71-14 in bench points.
  • Jada Morgan led JWU with 12 points, including going 3 of 6 from three. She also added five rebounds.
  • Shannon Martin went 3 of 6 from the three point line.
  • Justice Wallace had 10 points and 8 rebounds. It was her fifth straight double digit scoring performance.
  • The loss has JWU sitting at 4-3 on the season.
From The Coach:

"I'm proud of the effort and heart our team played with tonight versus a very talented Tusculum team" said JWU Head Coach Ashley Raley-Ross.

Up Next:

The Wildcats will play at Wake Tech on Tuesday, December 10th at 6:00 pm.