#ASunWBB - Eagles Extend Winning Streak in Thursday Action

Thursday, February 28, 2013

MACON, Ga. – Atlantic Sun teams only have one game left before the 2013 General Shale Basketball Championship. Tonight, No. 1 seed FGCU extended its winning streak to 18 with its 89-62 victory over Mercer.

Lipscomb's Hannah Phillips led all A-Sun players in tonight's action with 25 points. The Bears Sharmesia Smith pulled down a dominating 19 rebounds.

Women's Basketball Contests
• Stetson 74, Kennesaw State 46
• Northern Kentucky 57, North Florida 44
• Jacksonville 67, Lipscomb 55
• FGCU 89, Mercer 62

Top-Three Points
1. Hannah Phillips, Lipscomb – 25 points
2. Sasha Sims. Stetson – 22 points
3. Queen Alford, Jacksonville – 19 points

Top-Three Rebounds
1. Sharmesia Smith, Mercer – 19 rebounds
T2. Raneisha Lamar, North Florida – 12 rebounds
T2. Sametria Gideon, Kennesaw State – 12 rebounds

Top-Three Assists
1. Victoria McGowan, Stetson – 5 assists
T2. Jaime Gluesing, FGCU – 4 assists
T2. Joyce Iamstrong, FGCU – 4 assists
T2. Ashley Holliday, Kennesaw State – 4 assists
T2. Kelli Smith, Lipscomb – 4 assists

Top-Three Steals
1. Presley Stastny, Lipscomb – 4 steals
2. Rianna Gayheart, Northern Kentucky – 3 steals
T3. Eleven players tied with 2 steals

Top-Three Blocks
T1. Ry'Van Buchanan, Mercer – 2 blocks
T1. Sasha Sims, Stetson – 2 blocks
T1. Jadhken Kerr, North Florida – 2 blocks

The final day of A-Sun women's hoops is scheduled to start at 1 PM EST on Saturday, March 2nd with Mercer at Stetson.

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