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NCAA.com | April 4, 2015

Ohio wins improved shooting award

TAMPA, Fla. -- The Ohio Bobcats have been awarded the NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Shooting Award for most improved field-goal percentage for the 2014-15 season.

The Bobcats shot 41.3 percent from the field this season, a 6.6 percent increase in overall field-goal percentage. The team’s achievement was recognized and they were presented with the award during the Women’s Final Four national semifinal game at Amalie Arena in Tampa.

The NCAA created this award in 2014 to reward the team that improved its shooting the most. For the 2014-15 season, Division I women’s basketball field goal shooting was 39.9 percent overall. Women’s basketball also had an overall scoring average of 64.7 points per game.

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