No. 20 Greensboro drops Meredith
Cabe records double-double to help the Pride win
GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Danielle Duncan scored 20 points and Jena Cabe notched a double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds, as Greensboro defeated Meredith, 77-54 to claim its third consecutive conference victory. Chevana Pickard also scored 14 points while Andrienne Terrell added 11.
Meredith scored the first basket of the game, but would never lead again, as The Pride went on a 19-2 run and led 19-4 just nine minutes into the game. The Angels struggled to get back in the game, and began to close the gap before halftime.
|TOP 25 SCORES|
|No. 19 Juaniata 63, Drew 42|
|No. 20 Greensboro 77, Meredith 54|
|No. 24 Colby 65, Hamilton 54|
However, Meredith connected on just one of 11 shots from the 3-point arc and Greensboro grabbed 41 rebounds in the first half to cement a 37-23 lead.
Both teams traded baskets early in the second half, but The Pride's lead was never in jeopardy, as head coach Randy Tuggle let his players record minutes. Greensboro again broke their season high for scoring with 77, just a day after posting 76.
The Pride grabbed a season high 64 rebounds and dished out 16 assists. Bianca Richburg grabbed 13 rebounds in addition to her nine points and 10 other players found the scoring column as well.
Greensboro improved to 8-1 overall and 5-0 in the USA South.