PENN 76, ALBANY 61
PHILADELPHIA, PA – Four Penn players score in double figures as the Quakers defeat Albany 76-61 to advance to Round Two of the Postseason WNIT.
Michelle Nwokedi netted 18 points and pulled down six rebounds for Penn. Eleah Parker finished with 13 points; Lauren Whitlatch and Anna Ross each added 11.
Jessica Fequiere finished with a team-high 15 points and seven rebounds for Albany. Chyanna Canada tallied 12 points for the Great Danes.
Penn is playing the WNIT for the second time in program history and are now 2-0 all-time against Albany. The teams hadn’t met since 2001 where the Quakers earned a 64-51 victory over the Great Danes.
Penn travels to face St. John’s in Round Two of the WNIT on Monday, March 19 with game time slated for 7 p.m. ET.