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Saturday, November 22, 2008
RESULTS VS. CATAWBA (2008-11-22 00:00:00)

Misenheimer, NC – The Pfeiffer Lady Falcons dropped their Saturday evening basketball game against the Catawba College Indians 95-81 in Merner gym. This non-conference loss brings the Pfeiffer record to 0-3 overall. The Indians improve their overall record to 3-1.
Pfeiffer struggled from the beginning, but stayed competitive with Catawba through the whole first half. The Lady Falcons had a difficult time holding on to the ball, racking up 18 turnovers. The Indians nabbed 13 steals off of the Pfeiffer blunders. Despite giving up the ball so much Pfeiffer was able to stay in the game and go into half time down by only one field goal.
Pfeiffer edged out Catawba slightly by shooting 40% from the field while Catawba shot 37% in the final 20 minutes. However, Pfeiffer improved only slightly when it came to ball control, tallying 13 turnovers in the second half to take the game total to 31. The Indians led by almost 30 points late in the game, but the Falcons were able to battle back some and narrow the gap to 14.
Leading Pfeiffer was junior forward Shanee Purnell (Woodbridge, VA) who notched 25 points, 6 rebounds, and four steals. Purnell committed four turnovers. Also in double digits were sophomore guard Devona Knight (Woodbridge, VA), senior forward Nicole Maready (Advance, NC), and senior guard Najja Moon (Durham, NC) with 17, 17, and 16 points, respectively. Knight also grabbed 11 rebounds, but committed 13 turnovers.
The Indians had five players scoring in double digits. Senior guard Brittany Higgins (Takoma Park, MD) tallied 25 points, four rebounds, two assists, and two steals. Sophomore guard Nish Long (Dallas, NC) and Maggie Sullivan (Fort Mill, SC) each notched 18 points. Freshman forward Pamela Muldrow (Jacksonville, NC) had 16 points and pulled down 11 rebounds. Senior guard Cameron Clark (Albemarle, NC) tallied 11 points and earned eight steals.
Pfeiffer’s next game is on Tuesday against Conference Carolinas’ foe Erskine College at 5:30 PM. The men’s game will follow at 7:30 PM.Pfeiffer University Basketball - Game Box Score Pfeiffer University Falcons vs. Catawba College Indians Date: 11/22/08 Time: 19:00 Site: Misenheimer, NC Attendance: 150 Visitors: Catawba College Indians ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST DA MIN 3 * Cameron Clark G 2/8 2/3 3/4 9 0 3 3 0 0 1 0 8 0 23:00 4 Brooke Whitley G 0/10 0/5 0/0 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 23:00 5 Nisha Long G 5/14 1/6 7/8 18 0 1 1 3 2 2 0 3 0 23:00 10 * Kisha Long G 2/5 1/2 2/4 7 1 1 2 5 0 0 0 1 0 22:00 11 Jolysa Connor G 0/2 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 20:00 12 Jennifer Dameron F 0/1 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20:00 13 Sara Crane C 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 21 Dana Hicks C 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 22 * Brittany Higgins G 12/20 1/1 4/5 29 3 1 4 2 2 4 0 2 0 23:00 23 * Pamela Muldrow F 7/17 0/0 2/4 16 7 4 11 4 1 5 0 2 0 23:00 30 Christina Toscano F 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 40 * Maggie Sullivan C 6/11 0/0 4/4 16 6 2 8 3 0 2 0 2 0 23:00 Team 0 0 0 Totals 34/88 5/17 22/29 95 18 13 31 20 6 14 0 20 0 200 Total FG 1st Half 34/88 38.6% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 34/88 38.6% 3 PT FG 1st Half 5/17 29.4% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 5/17 29.4% Free Throws 1st Half 22/29 75.9% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 22/29 75.9% Home: Pfeiffer University Falcons ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST DA MIN 5 * Shelley Reese G 1/2 0/0 0/0 2 1 1 2 3 1 3 0 1 0 19:00 14 * Devona Knight G/F 6/16 1/3 4/6 17 3 7 10 2 3 13 0 0 0 37:00 20 Domonique China G 0/4 0/0 0/0 0 0 5 5 3 1 2 0 0 0 20:00 21 Carly Booth F 0/2 0/0 0/0 0 1 1 2 4 0 0 0 1 0 15:00 22 * Jamila Harris G/F 2/3 0/1 0/0 4 1 4 5 1 0 1 2 1 0 23:00 23 Ashely Zeek C 0/1 0/0 0/0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3:00 24 Kelly Mathis G/F 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 25 * Nicole Maready F 6/11 0/0 5/5 17 7 3 10 2 0 5 0 0 0 30:00 30 * Allegra Shanee Purnell F 10/15 3/5 2/2 25 3 3 6 2 2 4 1 4 0 30:00 31 Najja Moon G 5/9 4/6 2/2 16 0 5 5 3 1 2 0 0 0 23:00 35 Amanda Huffaker C 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP Team 0 0 0 Totals 30/63 8/15 13/15 81 17 29 46 20 8 30 3 7 0 200 Total FG 1st Half 30/63 47.6% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 30/63 47.6% 3 PT FG 1st Half 8/15 53.3% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 8/15 53.3% Free Throws 1st Half 13/15 86.7% 2nd Half 0/0 0% Game 13/15 86.7% CC Pfe CC Pfe CC Pfe Free Throw Pts 22 13 3Pt Points 15 24 Pts/Possession 0.97 0.98 Pts off Turnovers 0 0 2nd Chance Points 0 0 Pts off Bench 18 16 Total Rebounds 31 46 Team Rebounds 0 0 Dead Ball Reb 14 5 Off Rebound % 38.3 56.7 Def Rebound % 43.3 61.7 Total Rebound % 40.3 59.7 3Pt Efficiency +2.2 +22.8 Def. Stops 43 43 Pts/Shot 0.93 1.16 Technical Fouls CC K Long Pfe None Officials McMillin,Gildner,Webb 1st Half 2nd Half OT 1 OT 2 OT 3 OT 4 Total Catawba College Indians 43 52 0 0 0 0 95 Pfeiffer University Falcons 41 40 0 0 0 0 81 Largest Lead Pfe 44 CC 10 (34 pts) Lead Changes 9 Number of Ties 4 Comments: None CyberSports for Basketball - http://www.cybersportsUSA.com