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LIVE BLOG: FDU Women’s Basketball Against Mount Saint Mary’s, Game 1

8:55 p.m.

With a strong start from the beginning of the game FDU extends their winning streak to 4 defeating Mount St. Mary’s 59-54. 

FDU shot 24-49 (49%), 5-13 (38.5%) from the field, and 6-10 (60%) from the free-throw line. Mount St. Mary’s shot 22-65 (33.8%), 5-22 (22.7%) from the three, and 5-9 (55.6%) from the free-throw line. 

Roters led FDU with 18 points and Stanley with 16 points. Mack also contributed with 12 points. 

For Mount St. Mary’s, Bresee led the team with 23 points. Taylor added 16 point as Tomasetti added 4 points. 

Roters continues to shine after she was named NEC player of the week.

Mount St. Mary’s ends their winning streak and faces their first loss at home. 

Thank you for following along for tonight’s game. Thank you to our Editor-in-Chief Elizabeth Scalzo for producing the live blog and student lifestyle editor Naniyah McClain for updating Twitter throughout the game. Tune in tomorrow for another Women’s Basketball live blog at 4 pm where the Knights will compete against the Mountaineers again hoping to extend their winning streak and go for the sweep. Enjoy the rest of your night everybody!

8:39 p.m.

With a strong start from the beginning of the game FDU extends their winning streak to 4 defeating Mount St. Mary’s 59-54.

8:33 p.m.

Roters heads to the free-throw line and makes both attempts making the score 59-54 with 5 seconds remaining in the game.

8:31 p.m.

Mount St. Mary’s calls a timeout with 26 seconds remaining in the game.

8:28 p.m.

Taylor hits the three for Mount St. Mary’s and puts them back within three making the score 57-54.

8:26 p.m.

Scott hits the jumper with an assist from Roters making the score 57-51 with 2:15 remaining in the fourth quarter.

8:25 p.m.

Roters shoots for the layup and makes the score 55-51 extending FDU’s lead to four.

8:23 p.m.

Bresee heads to the free-throw line and brings the Mountaineers within 2 making the score 53-51. 

8:22 p.m.

Bresee and Roters exchange layups making the score 53-50 with 4:40 remaining.

8:22 p.m.

Bresee responds with a layup of her own and makes the score 51-48.

8:21 p.m.

Roters hits the layup and extends FDU’s lead to six making the score 51-46.

8:20 p.m.

Jessica Tomasetti makes the layup for the Mountaineers and makes it a one possession game making the score 49-46 with 6:22 remaining.

8:19 p.m.

Angetowicz goes in for the layup and gets within 5 for Mount St. Mary’s making the score 49-44.

8:17 p.m.

Stanley hits the jumper and makes the score 49-42.

8:17 p.m.

Stanley and Bresee exchange layups and makes the score 47-42 with 7:39 remaining.

8:16 p.m.

Taylor responds with a jumper making the score 45-40.

8:16 p.m.

Roters heads to the free-throw line and extends FDU’s lead making one of two attempts making the score 45-38 with 8:40 remaining.

8:15 p.m.

The defense has come to play on both sides as no team scores in the first minute of the fourth quarter.

8:15 p.m.

Harrison heads to the free-throw line for the Mountaineers and makes her only attempt making the score 44-38 as we head into the fourth quarter.

8:14 p.m.

Mount St. Mary’s is starting to ride their momentum as they get within 7 with a jumper from Taylor making the score 44-37 with 49 seconds left in the third quarter.

8:13 p.m.

Hunt goes for the layup and makes it, making the score 44-35.

8:07 p.m.

Isabella Hunt hits the free throw for Mount St. Mary’s t to make the score 44-33 with 2:14 remaining.

8:06 p.m.

Bresee heads to the free-throw line and makes both attempts getting Mount St. Mary’s within 12, making the score 44-32.

8:05 p.m.

After a minute of no scoring, Bresee makes the jumper for the Mountaineers making the score 44-30 with 3:06 remaining in the third quarter.

8:00 p.m.

Scott responds with a layup for FDU and makes the score 44-28.

8:00 p.m.

Taylor shoots a three for Mount St. Mary’s to make the score 42-28.

7:59 p.m.

Mack responds with a three extending FDU’s lead making the score 42-25 with 5:52 remaining.

7:58 p.m.

Bresee hits the jumper for Mount St. Mary’s making the score 39-25.

7:57 p.m.

Fairleigh Dickinson hopes to keep riding the adrenaline as Mount St. Mary’s calls a timeout.

7:56 p.m.

Mack extends the lead even more hitting the three making the score 39-23.

7:56 p.m.

Stanley heads to the free-throw line and gives FDU their largest lead of the game with 13 making the score 36-23.

7:54 p.m.

Mack hits the three and extends FDU’s lead to 12, making the score 35-23 with 7:31 remaining.

7:53 p.m.

Bresee responds for the Mountaineers with a layup making the score 32-23.

7:52 p.m.

Stanley hits the jumper to start off the third quarter making the score 32-21 with 9:27 remaining.

7:49 p.m.

The Knights hope to continue on their momentum as they lead 30-21 going into the third quarter. 

FDU has shot 13-29 (44.8%) and 2-6 (33.3%) from the field and 2-3 (66.7%) from the free-throw line. 

The Mountaineers have shot 9-30 (30%), 3-9 (33.3%) from the field and 0-1 (0%) from the free-throw line. 

For Mount St. Mary’s, Bresee is the leading scorer with 8 points. Taylor has six points and Birkhead has 3 points.

So far for FDU Roters and Stanley are leading scorers with 9 points each and Wilson with 8 points.

7:36 p.m.

Stanley hits the jumper and makes the score 30-21 ending the half.

7:35 p.m.

Wilson riding on her adrenaline extends FDU’s lead to 28-21 with 1:33 remaining.

7:33 p.m.

Wilson again goes for the layup and makes the score 26-21.

7:32 p.m.

Wilson goes for the layup and extends FDU’s lead to get the Knights momentum going again making the score 24-21 with 3:38 remaining.

7:29 p.m.

Bresee goes for the layup and shortens FDU’s lead to one making the score 22-21.

7:26 p.m.

Lee makes the layup for the Mountaineers making the score 22-19, getting Mount St. Mary’s within 3, 6:30 remaining in the half.

7:23 p.m.

Bresee goes for the three for Mount St. Mary’s, making the score 22-17 with 8:22 remaining in the second quarter.

7:21 p.m.

Scott heads to the free-throw line and makes her only attempt making the score 22-13.

7:20 p.m.

Taylor responds with a three making the score 21-13.

7:20 p.m.

Chloe Wilson goes for the layup and extends FDU’s lead making the score 21-10.

7:17 p.m.

Roters responds with a layup as Taylor makes the three for the Mountaineers making the score 19-7.

7:16 p.m.

With a couple of layups and threes from the Knights,  their lead is extended with a score of 17-4 with 2:21 remaining in the first quarter.

7:12 p.m.

Kendall Bresee gets Mount St. Mary’s on the board with a layup and makes the score 13-2.

7:11 p.m.

Roters extends the lead with a layup and makes the score 13-0.

7:10 p.m.

Stanley goes for the layup and makes the score 11-0. 

7:09 p.m.

Roters heads to the free-throw line and extends FDU’s lead and makes the score 9-0.

7:08 p.m.

Roters goes in for the layup and makes the score 8-0.

7:08 p.m.

Stanley shoots for the three and extends the Knights lead making the score 6-0.

7:07 p.m.

Mack goes in for the three to get the Knights on the board and makes the score 3-0.

7:07 p.m.

FDU’ starting lineup for tonight is Madeline Selvaggi, Devyn Scott, Maria Roters, Lindsey Mack and Madison Stanley

Mount St. Mary’s starting lineup for tonight is Kayla Agentowicz, Aryna Taylor, Kendall Bresee, Rebecca Lee and Taylor Addison.

7:02 p.m.

Good evening and welcome to another women’s basketball live blog as the FDU Knights will be taking on the Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers at the Knott Arena in Emmitsburg, Maryland for the first of two games in the NEC round-robin. 

I am Jen Malti, the assistant sports editor of The Equinox. Our Editor-in-Chief Elizabeth Scalzo will be producing the live blog for tonight with our student lifestyle editor Naniyah McClain updating twitter throughout the game. 

FDU is coming in with a three game winning streak with its most recent win being against Merrimack with a score of 73-64. FDU is now  7-4 in the season and 3-3 in conference play. While Mount St. Mary’s is 6-3 in the season and has a NEC record of 5-1. FDU currently sits in 5th in the NEC while Mount St. Mary’s is ranked second. 

For FDU, senior forward Madison Stanley leads the team with 12.4 PPG with sophomore guard Maria Roters is averaging 10.5 PPG. Sophomore guard Sierra Deangelo is also averaging 8.9 PPG and junior guard Lindsey Mack is averaging 8.0 PPG. The Knights hope to continue their winning streak with a win against Mount St. Mary’s. 

For Mount St. Mary’s, redshirt senior Kendall Bresee leads the team with 14.8 PPG. Junior guard Michaela Harrison is averaging 11.5 PPG. Redshirt sophomore guard Aryna Taylor is averaging 11.4 PPG. Mount St. Mary’s is also coming in with a two game winning streak as they also hope to continue.

FDU women’s basketball faces Mount Saint Mary’s in tonight’s first game of the round-robin. Art by Naniyah McClain.

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