Posted: Jan 27, 2018
SCORE: Wheaton 46 - Smith 76
RECORDS: Wheaton (7-12, 2-8 NEWMAC) - Smith (15-4, 8-2 NEWMAC)
LOCATION: Northampton, Mass.
- Wheaton was led by 13 points from first-year Mikayla Pucci, who hit 5-of-9 from the floor and 3-of-4 from the free-throw line. Pucci also led the team in rebounds, collecting four.
- Sara McLeman knocked down seven points off the bench for the Lyons, while Natalie Wind and Chelsea Rairdon each netted six.
- Kennedy Guest-Pritch scored a game-high 18 points for Smith, while Lauren Bondi knocked down 13 points for the Pioneers. Kennedy also pulled down a game-high 11 boards.
- Wheaton trailed all game with the Pioneers taking a quick 10-2 lead out of the gate. Trailing 44-16 at halftime, the Lyons put together a better second half, going on to outscore Smith 18-17 in the fourth quarter.
- Field Goals: Wheaton 14-41 / Smith 32-62
- 3-Point FG: Wheaton 2-10 / Smith 4-16
- Free Throw: Wheaton 14-17 / Smith 8-8
- Points off Turnovers: Wheaton 11 / Smith 19
- Rebounds: Wheaton 20 / Smith 37
- Assists: Wheaton 8 / Smith 13