#ASunWBB - FGCU Stands Alone On Top at 9-0

Saturday, January 26, 2013

MACON, Ga. – FGCU stands alone on top of the Atlantic Sun Women's Basketball standings as the only unbeaten team at 9-0 after a 74-55 victory over Stetson in Alico Arena. North Florida, USC Upstate, Northern Kentucky and Mercer also picked up wins in Saturday's conference action.

Precious Bridges scored 36 points to lead the Bears to a come from behind win at Lipscomb. Teammate Teanna Robinson pulled down 15 rebounds to tie with the Spartans Brittany Starling for the most in today's contests.

Women's Basketball Contests
• North Florida 62, ETSU 56
• USC Upstate 72, Jacksonville 53
• Northern Kentucky 65, Kennesaw State 49
• Mercer 74, Lipscomb 70
• FGCU 74, Stetson 55

Top-Three Points
1. Precious Bridges, Mercer – 36 points
2. Ki Conner, North Florida – 23 points
3. Hannah Phillips, Lipscomb – 21 points

Top-Three Rebounds
T1. Teanna Robinson, Mercer – 15 rebounds
T1. Brittany Starling, USC Upstate – 15 rebounds
T3. Destiny Mitchell, ETSU – 14 rebounds
T3. Sametria Gideon, Kennesaw State – 14 rebounds

Top-Three Assists
T1. Sharnea Boykin, Mercer – 8 assists
T1. Brittany Kennedy, FGCU – 8 assists
3. Alicia Williams, Mercer – 7 assists

Top-Three Steals
1. Destiny Mitchell, ETSU – 5 steals
2. Tosha Austin, ETSU– 4 steals
3. Jana Wright, Lipscomb – 4 steals

Top-Three Blocks
1. Christine Wylie, Kennesaw State– 3 blocks
T2. Five tied with 2 blocks

Women's hoops continues on Monday, Jan. 28th with four games scheduled starting at 5 PM with North Florida at USC Upstate on ESPN 3.

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