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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Saturday, December 13, 2008
RESULTS VS. LEES MCRAE (2008-12-13 00:00:00)

Banner Elk, NC -- The Pfeiffer Lady Falcons dropped a 10-point half time lead to be defeated by the Lees-McRae Lady Bobcats 87-80 in a Conference Carolinas basketball game on Saturday.
The Lady Bobcats took their largest lead of the first half after going on a 9-2 run three minutes into the game. Pfeiffer pulled away on a 12-0 run to take a 14-9 lead with 11:37 left in the half. After trading the lead twice and two ties the Lady Falcons pulled away with a 16-6 run to take a 37-27 lead into the locker rooms.
The Lady Bobcats shot 31 percent, 10-32, from the field and 25 percent, 3-12, from the three point line, while the Lady Falcons shot, 35 percent from the floor and from behind the three point line. They went 13-37 on field goals and 5-14 from the three point line.
After the intermission, the Lady Falcons maintained a 10 point lead at the 12 minute mark with a 54-44 lead.
Lees-McRae’s comeback began at the eight minute mark when Brittany Roberson (Salisbury, NC) hit a field goal to cut the lead to nine, 63-54. Following Roberson’s field goal the Lady Bobcats when on 17-4 run to take a 68-67 lead with 5:03 left on the clock. Cortney Furr (Concord, NC) drained a three to give the Lady Bobcats the lead.
Lees-McRae would hold the lead to get the final of 87-80. They hit nine of their last 13 free throws to ice the game and give them their first conference win of the season.
In the second half Lees-McRae shot 46 percent from the fied, 19-41, and 46 percent, 7-15, from behind the arc. Pfeiffer shot 42 percent, 15-35, field goals and 27 percent, 3-11, three pointers in the second half.
With the win, Lees-McRae improves to 3-4 overall and 1-1 in the conference, while Pfeiffer falls to 0-6 overall and 0-2 in conference play.
Jessica Walter (Knoxville, TN) led the way for Pfeiffer with 17 points. Nicole Maready (Advance, NC) added 15 points and 11 rebounds to have the only double-double of the game. Deyona Knight (Woodbridge, VA) was the only Lady Falcon with double digits points with 13.
Ashley Holland’s (Duncan, NC) 20 points led the Lady Bobcats. Furr knocked down 19 points and had eight assist. Lauren Casey (Raleigh, NC) and Janina Thurau (Berlin, Germany) had 11 points, while Kayla Newman (Charlotte, NC) added ten.
Pfeiffer’s next game will be after the winter break as the Lady Falcons play host to St. Augustine on Saturday, January 3.Lees-McRae College Basketball - Game Box Score Lees-McRae Lady Bobcats vs. Pfeiffer University Falcons Date: 12/13/2008 Time: 13:27 Site: Williams Gym Attendance: Unknown Visitors: Pfeiffer University Falcons ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST MIN 5 Shelley Reese G 0/1 0/0 0/0 0 2 2 4 0 3 3 0 0 9:41 10 Jessica Walter G 5/8 4/7 3/5 17 0 4 4 2 0 2 0 1 25:20 14 * Devona Knight G/F 4/12 0/0 5/6 13 4 1 5 4 3 9 0 1 25:16 20 Domonique China G 1/4 0/2 0/2 2 1 6 7 2 7 4 0 1 20:36 21 Carly Booth F 4/9 1/4 0/0 9 3 1 4 4 0 3 0 0 14:45 22 * Jamila Harris G/F 2/5 1/1 3/5 8 2 1 3 4 0 1 1 1 16:04 23 Ashely Zeek C 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 24 * Kelly Mathis G/F 2/5 1/3 0/0 5 0 2 2 3 2 3 1 0 18:20 25 * Nicole Maready F 7/12 0/0 1/2 15 3 8 11 3 1 6 2 1 30:12 30 * Allegra Shanee Purnell F 3/11 1/4 2/2 9 2 3 5 1 3 5 0 3 24:37 31 Najja Moon G 0/5 0/4 2/2 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 13:09 35 Amanda Huffaker C 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 2:00 Team 3 5 8 3 Totals 28/72 8/25 16/24 80 21 35 56 24 19 37 4 12 200 Total FG 1st Half 13/37 35.1% 2nd Half 15/35 42.9% Game 28/72 38.9% 3 PT FG 1st Half 5/14 35.7% 2nd Half 3/11 27.3% Game 8/25 32.0% Free Throws 1st Half 6/7 85.7% 2nd Half 10/17 58.8% Game 16/24 66.7% Home: Lees-McRae Lady Bobcats ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST MIN 00 Nicole Jackson G 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 1 Janina Thurau G/F 4/8 1/4 2/2 11 0 1 1 1 1 4 0 3 15:16 2 Emari Ready G 0/3 0/1 1/2 1 1 1 2 1 0 3 0 0 13:02 3 Amber Coleman G 0/0 0/0 1/2 1 1 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 8:05 10 Erin Thompson G/F 1/3 0/0 0/0 2 0 2 2 0 1 0 1 1 13:02 11 Jennie Phelps G 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 12 * Kayla Newman F 2/6 0/0 6/7 10 0 3 3 0 0 0 2 1 19:50 15 * Cortney Furr G 7/10 5/8 0/0 19 0 4 4 3 0 3 1 6 32:25 21 * Lauren Casey G/F 4/14 1/5 2/3 11 2 4 6 5 8 3 0 2 24:27 22 Jazzmin Tate F 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 23 Renee Roberson F 1/5 0/2 0/0 2 0 6 6 2 0 3 1 1 20:04 24 * Ashley Holland G 7/15 2/4 4/6 20 1 1 2 3 4 6 0 7 29:45 31 * Chahkia Harrison G/F 1/5 1/3 2/2 5 1 1 2 4 3 3 0 0 16:36 41 Brittany Roberson F 2/4 0/0 1/2 5 2 0 2 3 0 0 1 0 6:58 43 Kayla Belvins F 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP Team 4 5 9 1 5 Totals 29/73 10/27 19/26 87 12 28 40 25 18 26 6 26 199:30 Total FG 1st Half 10/32 31.3% 2nd Half 19/41 46.3% Game 29/73 39.7% 3 PT FG 1st Half 3/12 25.0% 2nd Half 7/15 46.7% Game 10/27 37.0% Free Throws 1st Half 4/7 57.1% 2nd Half 15/19 78.9% Game 19/26 73.1% Pfe Lee Pfe Lee Pfe Lee Free Throw Pts 16 19 3Pt Points 24 30 Pts/Possession 0.82 0.88 Pts off Turnovers 25 31 2nd Chance Points 13 8 Pts off Bench 30 22 Total Rebounds 56 40 Team Rebounds 8 9 Dead Ball Reb 3 4 Off Rebound % 42.9 25.5 Def Rebound % 74.5 57.1 Total Rebound % 58.3 41.7 3Pt Efficiency +3.6 +9.5 Def. Stops 61 65 Pts/Shot 0.95 1.01 Technical Fouls Pfe None Lee None Officials Unknown 1st Half 2nd Half OT 1 OT 2 OT 3 OT 4 Total Pfeiffer University Falcons 37 43 0 0 0 0 80 Lees-McRae Lady Bobcats 27 60 0 0 0 0 87 Largest Lead Lee 27 Pfe 37 (10 pts) Lead Changes 5 Number of Ties 5 Comments: None CyberSports for Basketball - http://www.cybersportsUSA.com