Friday, January 25, 2008
Thursday's Basketball aCCtion
It was immovable object over irresistable force as Dickinson defeated Muhlenberg, 64-49. The Red Devils entered the game with the Centennial's top scoring defense (53.4), while the Mules came into Carlisle with the Conference's top scoring offense (70.7). Laura Lyons had a game-high 14 points for Dickinson who moved a game-and-a-half in front of the pack in the CC race. Gettysburg shot 52.8 percent from the floor to hand visiting Franklin & Marshall a 70-47 defeat. Megan Hartman led the Bullets with 16 points. Johns Hopkins used a 15-4 run over the final six minutes to pull away from McDaniel, 59-56. Caitlin Sloane had all eight of her points during the stretch for the Blue Jays. Sarah Hennessey led three players in double figures with 15 points as Ursinus knocked off Haverford, 76-48. Washington used a 22-4 second-half run to overcome a seven-point deficit and down visiting Bryn Mawr, 53-41.