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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Wednesday, January 14, 2009
RESULTS VS. MT. OLIVE (2009-01-14 00:00:00)

Misenheimer, NC – The Pfeiffer Lady Falcons did not have enough fight in them to beat the Trojans of Mount Olive College on Wednesday night. Pfeiffer lost 73-84 in Conference Carolinas women’s basketball action in Merner gymnasium at Pfeiffer University. Pfeiffer’s struggles have led to a 1-10 overall record, 1-5 conference record. The Trojans improve to 9-3 overall and 5-2 in the conference.
The Lady Falcons faced a deficit from the beginning with the first basket being scored by Mount Olive at 18:23. Pfeiffer trailed by as much as 15 points until they were able to tie the score with 1:15 left in the half. Freshman Shelley Reese (Browns Summit, NC) sank a field goal with eight seconds left to put Pfeiffer up by two going into half time.
Pfeiffer took command of the game and led by as much as seven points until the Trojans grabbed a hold of the lead with 15:34 left. The Trojans took off and managed to lead by 22 points with two and a half minutes left. The Falcons cut down their lead to 11 before the final buzzer, but could not pull out a win.
The Falcons shot 47.1% from the field and 47.4% from the arc, going 9-for-19. The Trojans shot only 27.8% from three point range, going 5-for-18. Their total field goal percentage was 47.8%. The Falcons shot 76.2% from the free throw line, but were edged out by the Trojans who made 83.3% of their attempts. Mount Olive converted Pfeiffer’s 33 turnovers into 40 points. Mount Olive committed 24 turnovers, from which Pfeifer gained only 13 points.
Falcon scoring was led by Reese, who had 17 points, going 6-for-7 from the field, and was perfect from three point range (3/3). Freshman Jessica Walter (Knoxville, TN) and junior Shanee Purnell (Woodbridge, VA) each tallied 15 points. Senior Nicole Maready (Advance, NC) rounded out Pfeiffer’s double digit scoring with 13 points. Sophomore Domonique China (Durham, NC) dished out 9 assists.
Junior Jasmine Whitby (Yorktown, VA) earned a double-double with 28 points, going 10-for-19 from the field, and 12 rebounds. She also tallied seven steals, dished five assists, and committed three turnovers.
Mount Olive travels to Banner Elk on Saturday to play Lees-McRae at 2:00 PM. Pfeiffer meets conference rivals Queens University of Charlotte on Saturday at the Grady Cole Center at 5:30 PM. Pfeiffer University Basketball - Game Box Score Pfeiffer University Falcons vs. Mount Olive Trojans Date: 01/14/2009 Time: 5:30 PM Site: Misenheimer, NC Attendance: Unknown Visitors: Mount Olive Trojans ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST MIN 10 * Tomeka Prichard 10/21 2/8 2/2 24 1 0 1 3 4 5 0 3 38:39 12 Desha Pickett 0/2 0/0 1/2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 4:57 14 Desiree Pickett 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1:52 15 Meaghan Vanderhorst 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1:03 20 LaPorsha Davis 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 21 * Jasmine Whitby 10/19 1/2 7/8 28 7 5 12 3 5 3 1 7 35:05 22 Helen Moore 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 23 * Brittany Miller 4/8 0/0 2/2 10 3 2 5 3 0 4 0 3 29:18 24 LaTara Wade 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 25 * Brittney Robich 3/11 2/8 2/2 10 3 2 5 2 4 5 1 2 35:21 30 Chantel Gaines 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 32 * Shequanta McGee 0/1 0/0 1/2 1 2 0 2 3 1 3 0 1 38:08 33 Alisa Jones 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 34 Rashonda Speed 1/1 0/0 0/0 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 4:05 44 Jhnea Turner 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 50 Jasmine Covington 4/4 0/0 0/0 8 0 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 11:32 Team 4 5 9 1 Totals 32/67 5/18 15/18 84 20 17 37 19 16 24 2 17 200 Total FG 1st Half 16/33 48.5% 2nd Half 16/34 47.1% Game 32/67 47.8% 3 PT FG 1st Half 3/12 25.0% 2nd Half 2/6 33.3% Game 5/18 27.8% Free Throws 1st Half 3/4 75.0% 2nd Half 12/14 85.7% Game 15/18 83.3% Home: Pfeiffer University Falcons ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST MIN 5 Shelley Reese G 6/7 3/3 2/2 17 1 0 1 0 0 3 0 1 25:31 10 * Jessica Walter G 5/10 5/7 0/1 15 3 0 3 1 0 4 0 2 37:36 14 * Devona Knight G/F 1/4 0/1 0/0 2 2 1 3 0 0 7 0 1 19:47 20 Domonique China G 2/4 0/2 0/0 4 0 3 3 3 9 6 0 5 30:36 21 * Carly Booth F 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 7:22 22 * Jamila Harris G/F 2/8 0/1 3/4 7 1 1 2 0 1 1 1 1 16:17 24 Kelly Mathis G/F 0/2 0/2 0/0 0 0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 3:58 25 * Nicole Maready F 4/8 0/0 5/8 13 4 2 6 4 3 5 0 1 33:12 30 Allegra Shanee Purnell F 4/7 1/2 6/6 15 0 6 6 3 0 3 4 3 25:41 31 Najja Moon G 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP Team 3 2 5 1 Totals 24/51 9/19 16/21 73 14 16 30 12 13 33 5 14 200 Total FG 1st Half 13/27 48.1% 2nd Half 11/24 45.8% Game 24/51 47.1% 3 PT FG 1st Half 6/13 46.2% 2nd Half 3/6 50.0% Game 9/19 47.4% Free Throws 1st Half 8/10 80.0% 2nd Half 8/11 72.7% Game 16/21 76.2% MOC Pfe MOC Pfe MOC Pfe Free Throw Pts 15 16 3Pt Points 15 27 Pts/Possession 1.05 0.90 Pts off Turnovers 40 13 2nd Chance Points 16 10 Pts off Bench 11 36 Total Rebounds 37 30 Team Rebounds 9 5 Dead Ball Reb 2 1 Off Rebound % 55.6 45.2 Def Rebound % 54.8 44.4 Total Rebound % 55.2 44.8 3Pt Efficiency -9.0 +16.1 Def. Stops 50 40 Pts/Shot 1.11 1.20 Technical Fouls MOC B Robich Pfe None Officials Mark Ijanes, Tim Brant, Chris Parker 1st Half 2nd Half OT 1 OT 2 OT 3 OT 4 Total Mount Olive Trojans 38 46 0 0 0 0 84 Pfeiffer University Falcons 40 33 0 0 0 0 73 Largest Lead Pfe 62 MOC 84 (22 pts) Lead Changes 2 Number of Ties 1 Comments: None CyberSports for Basketball - http://www.cybersportsUSA.com