Mount St. Mary’s outplayed Fairleigh Dickinson to defeat the Knights 68-55.
FDU shot 22-54 (40.7%), 8-22 (36.4 %) from the field, and 3-6 (50%) from the free-throw line.
Mount St. Mary’s shot 25-55 (45.5), 7-20 (35%) from the three, and 11-13 (84.6%) from the free-throw line.
Stanley led FDU in scoring with 21 points. Roters also added 11 points while Scott added seven points.
For the Mountaineers Harrison led in scoring with 17 points. Bresee also added 15 points and Lee added 12 points.
Fairleigh Dickinson’s winning streak comes to an end as they are defeated by the Mountaineers.
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 a Men’s basketball live blog at 7 pm where the Knights will compete against the Bryant Bulldogs at home in the Rothman Center in Hackensack, New Jersey. Have a good night everyone!
Mount St. Mary’s outplayed Fairleigh Dickinson to defeat the Knights 68-55.
Harrison heads to the free-throw line and makes both attempts. The score is 68-55 with 17 seconds remaining.
Carbonell hits the three for FDU and makes the score 66-55.
Harrison heads to the free-throw line and makes both of her attempts extending Mount St. Mary’s lead to 14 and makes the score 66-52.
Bresee heads to the free-throw line and makes both attempts to make the score 64-52 with less than a minute left.
Both teams suffer turnovers with no scoring with 1:09 remaining in the fourth quarter.
Birkhead extends Mount St. Mary’s lead to 10 with a three making the score 62-52 with 2:49 remaining.
Agentowicz heads down the court and makes the layup to make the score 59-52.
Selvaggi heads to the free-throw line and makes one out of two attempts to get FDU within five and makes the score 57-52.
Stanley hits the three and a layup and gets FDU within six to make the score 57-51.
Agentowicz goes in for the layup and makes the score 57-46 with 5:25 remaining.
Stanley responds with a three to get FDU within 11 and makes the score 55-46.
Harrison hits the jumper extending Mount St. Mary’s lead to 55-43.
Roters heads to the free-throw line and makes her only attempt to make the score 53-43.
Harrison hits the three to extend Mount St. Mary’s lead and makes the score 53-42 with 7:29 remaining.
Stanley makes another layup and puts the Knights within eight to make the score 50-42.
Stanley makes the layup to start off the fourth quarter to put the Knights within 10 making the score 50-40 with 9:27 remaining.
As FDU heads into the fourth quarter, the Knights hope to make a run as they are down 12.
Celia Carbonelli goes in for the layup and makes the score 50-38 as the third quarter ends.
Stanley gets some momentum going for FDU and hits the three making the score 50-36.
The Mountaineers are running on adrenaline as Hunt makes a layup to make the score 50-33 with 1:55 remaining in the quarter.
Taylor hits the three for the Mountaineers to make the score 48-33.
Lee extends Mount St. Mary’s lead to 12 with a layup making the score 45-33 with 3:06 remaining in the third quarter.
Lee and Roters exchange layups to make the score 43-33.
DeAngelo hoping to pick up some momentum with a layup and an assist from Roters to make the score 41-31.
Fairleigh Dickinson can’t seem to get it going as Birkhead makes both free throw attempts to make the score 41-29.
Bresee extends the lead for Mount St. Mary’s to eight making the score 37-29 with 6:55 remaining in the third quarter.
As the third quarter begins Harrison makes the jumper extends the Mountaineers lead and makes the score 31-25.
The Knights hope to get more adrenaline pumping going into the third quarter as they are down 29-25, so that they can extend their winning streak and take the sweep.
Mount St. Mary’s has shot 11-30 (36.7%), 4-11 (36.4%) from the field, and 3-5 (60%) from the free-throw line.
FDU has shot 10-26 (38.5%) , 4-9 (44.4%) from the three and 1-2 (50%) from the free-throw line.
For the Mountaineers, their leading scorer is Bresee with 11 points. Harrison also added six points and Taylor with five points.
So far for FDU, Roters is the leading scorer with eight points. Scott also added seven points while Conklin added five points.
Sierra DeAngelo makes one of two free throw attempts to make the score 29-25 as the half ends.
Roters hits the three to put FDU within five to make the score 29-24 with 1:10 remaining in the half.
Taylor responds with a layup of her own and makes the score 29-21.
Scott gets some momentum going for FDU making a layup to make the score 27-21.
Taylor extends the Mountaineers lead with a jumper making the score 27-19.
Bresee heads to the free-throw line and extends their lead to six making the score 25-19.
Bresee makes the jumper to make the score 24-19 with 3:28 remaining in the half.
Both teams are off to an aggressive start with the lead shifting back and forth.
Bresee responds with a three to give back the lead to the Mountaineers making the score 21-19.
Mack makes the layup to give FDU the lead making the score 19-18.
Harrison and Roters exchange threes to make the score 17-18 with 5:12 remaining.
FDU gets within one with a layup from Scott to make the score 15-14.
Conklin makes the layup to get FDU with three and makes the score 15-12.
Bresee extends Mount St. Mary’s lead to 5 hitting the three making the score 15-10.
Roters and Tomasetti exchange layups to make the score 12-10.
Taylor gets the free throw for Mount St. Mary’s and makes the score 10-8.
The second quarter starts like the first with a defensive with no one scoring with 8:36 remaining in the half..
Bresee gets the jumper to gain the lead for the Mountaineers making the score 9-8 as the first quarter ends.
Abby Conklin hits the three to give FDU the lead and make the score 8-7 with 1:14 remaining.
Birkhead gets another layup with an assist from Isabella Hunt to give Mount St. Mary’s the lead making the score 7-5.
Birkhead goes for the layup and ties the game making the score 5-5.
Scott responds for FDU with a three of her own and regains the lead for FDU making the score 5-3 with 5:05 remaining in the quarter.
Harrison hits the three for the Mountaineers and gives them the lead making the score 3-2.
After the layup by Stanley, the game gets to a high defensive start with no one scoring with 6:29 remaining in the first quarter.
Stanley gets to work quick for FDU in the first minute of the game making a layup to get them on the board making the score 2-0.
FDU’s 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, Michaela Harrison, Kendall Bresee, Rebecca Lee and Aryna Taylor.
Good evening and welcome to another women’s basketball live blog as the FDU Knights look to take the sweep against the Mount St. Mary’s Mountaineers at the Knott Arena in Emmitsburg, Maryland in the last game of the 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 into tonights game with a four game winning streak after defeating Mount St. Mary’s last night with a score of 59-54. FDU is now 8-4 in the season and 4-3 in the NEC. While Mount St. Mary’s is 6-4 in the season and 5-2 in conference play. After last night’s game FDU moves up to fourth place in the NEC. While Mount St. Mary’s moves down to third.
For FDU, senior forward Madison Stanley leads the team with 12.8 PPG with sophomore guard Maria Roters is averaging 11.1 PPG. junior guard Lindsey Mack is averaging 8.4 PPG and sophomore guard Sierra Deangelo is also averaging 8.1 PPG and . The Knights hope to continue their winning streak with another win against Mount St. Mary’s.
For Mount St. Mary’s, redshirt senior Kendall Bresee leads the team with 15.6 PPG. Junior guard Michaela Harrison is averaging 10.3 PPG. Redshirt sophomore guard Aryna Taylor is averaging 11.9 PPG.