BOCA RATON, Fla. – Lynn University's women's basketball team hosted Webber International on Wednesday night in an exhibition contest as the Fighting Knights topped the Warriors, 78-54. Kelsi Fizer posted a strong double-double while Kevyn McKae led all scorers with 17 points.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: Lynn 78, Webber International 54
Records: Lynn (5-1), Webber International (4-6)
Location: de Hoernle Sports and Cultural Center | Boca Raton, Fla.
All-Time Series: Lynn leads 3-0
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STATS OF THE GAME:
- Fizer was a force down low, registering 16 points on 8-of-11 shooting. She led all rebounders with 13 while tacking on a team-high-tying six assists and two blocks.
- McKae was hot from the jump, going 3-for-3 from long range in the first quarter. She finished with 17 points on 6-of-9 shooting with three boards, a steal and a block.
- Christina Potts was the final Fighting Knight in double figures with 10 points, including two triples.
- Jaylen Snipes matched Fizer's team-best six helpers and added nine points.
- Dani Lozzi swiped four of the team's nine steals while Juju Uloma logged 10 rebounds and five assists.
- Meagan Shanahan went 5-for-6 at three free-throw line in her seven-point, four-rebound effort.
BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:
- Neither team's records are affected by the outcome of the exhibition.
- All 10 Fighting Knights dressed saw action in the game.
- McKae had never scored in double figures in a Blue and White uniform.
- Lynn has yet to lose a game at home this season.
- The Fighting Knights scored over 70 points for the first time this season.
Lynn will host its Holiday Classic next week, starting with an 11 a.m. matchup against Shaw on Tuesday, Dec. 18.