Athletic News

January 15, 2011
For immediate release:

Huntingdon College
News Release

Lady Hawks Fall at Home to GSAC Opponent Maryville, 84-41

MONTGOMERY, Ala. --- The Huntingdon College women’s basketball team dropped its' second Great South Athletic Conference contest, 84-41, to Maryville College on Saturday afternoon in Roland Arena. The Lady Hawks fell down early and couldn't stop Paige Sevier's 32-point performance.

In the first half, Maryville started the game on a 6-0 run, before the Lady Hawks' Chalise Hopkins scored with 17:17 on the clock. Huntingdon struggled scoring in the first period, while the Lady Scots took a 39-10 lead into the half.

Despite only recording 10 points in the first half, Huntingdon improved by scoring 31 points in the second period. Unfortunately for the Lady Hawks, Maryville shot 50 percent in each half for the win.

Leading the way for the Lady Hawks was junior LaTerial Williams, who scored 11 points, while Devin Douglas and Ashton Salter added 9 and 6 points, respectively. Salter led the Lady Hawks with 8 rebounds, followed by senior Chalise Hopkins' 7 in the loss.

For the game, Maryville held a 44-43 advantage on the glass. The Lady Scots converted 50 percent of its shots, hitting 32-of-64, while Huntingdon finished 12-of-60 (20 percent).

The Lady Scots (9-4, GSAC 4-0) were led by Paige Sevier with a game-high 32 points, including 9-of-13 from the three-point line in the victory.

The Lady Hawks' (4-7, GSAC 1-2) next game is against Great South Athletic Conference opponent, Agnes Scott College, on Sunday, Jan. 16, in Roland Arena. Tip-off is set for 2 p.m. Live stats will be available at http://fs.huntingdon.edu/livestats/xlive.htm.

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Hodge Patterson
Sports Information Director
Phone: (334) 833-4579
hpatterson@huntingdon.edu


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