STEPHEN F. AUSTIN 69, MORGAN STATE 42
Nacogdoches, TX – Stephen F. Austin spread out the scoring and took advantage of Morgan State’s mistakes, getting 12 points from Riley Harvey in consolation round action of the Preseason WNIT.
The Ladyjacks (1-1) will face Yale (2-1) on Saturday, with tipoff set for 5:30 p.m. ET. Morgan State (1-3) takes on Niagara (0-4) at 3 p.m. ET; both games will be played on the SFA campus.
Both teams struggled to convert from 3-point range; SFA was 7-for-29, and the Lady Bears were 2-of-14. The Ladyjacks ended up with 11 players scoring on the night; Marissa Banfield had 11 points and Imani Johnson added nine points and five rebounds.
Adre’onia Coleman led Morgan State with 21 points and 10 rebounds. The Lady Bears only had four other players score and were hampered by 28 turnovers.