Women’s Basketball Tripped Up By Tritons

Women’s Basketball Tripped Up By Tritons

Boca Raton, Fla. – Lynn University's women's basketball team couldn't find its home-court magic on Saturday afternoon, falling to the Eckerd University Tritons 71-56 in Sunshine State Conference (SSC) play. Christina Potts led the Fighting Knights in scoring, posting 14 points off the bench. 

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:

Final: Eckerd 71, Lynn 56

Records: Lynn (12-7, 6-7 SSC), Eckerd (14-6, 9-4 SSC)

Location: de Hoernle Sports and Cultural Center| Boca Raton, Fla.

All-Time Series: Lynn leads 27-20

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STATS OF THE GAME:

  • Potts knocked down two triples on her way to a team-high 14 points, going 6-for-11 from the field.
  • Janay Williams racked up her second double-double of the season with 11 points and 11 boards, which was also her fourth-consecutive game with double-digit rebounds.
  • Jaylen Snipes finished with 13 points, but went just 5-for-17 in 30 minutes of action.
  • Uloma Enyogasi poured in eight points on 3-of-7 shooting, making both of her attempts from the charity stripe.
  • Lynn shot 37.3 percent for the game, going 4-of-14 from deep and 8-for-13 from the free-throw line.
  • Eckerd made just two more field goals than the Fighting Knights, but made the most of their attempts, knocking down nine triples and going 14-of-15 from the free-throw line. 

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Down just two at the half, the Blue and White were outscored 42-29 in the second half.
  • Loie Webb made one three-pointer, her tenth-straight game with at least one made triple and 15th overall. 
  • Despite the loss, Lynn is still 10-2 at home.
  • The Blue and White split the regular-season series with Eckerd, defeating the Tritons 61-59 on Dec. 29, 2018.

UP NEXT:

Lynn travels to Saint Leo for its next competition, facing off with the Lions on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 5:30 p.m.