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PFEIFFER SPORTS INFORMATION
Monday, February 9, 2009
RESULTS VS. MT. OLIVE (2009-02-09 00:00:00)

Mount Olive, NC – The Pfeiffer women’s basketball team fell to the Trojans of Mount Olive in a Conference Carolinas match-up on Monday evening. The Falcons lost 67-48, while regionally-ninth ranked Mount Olive extends their winning streak to 12 games. The night also saw Mount Olive’s Tomeka Prichard (Havelock, NC) became the school’s all-time career scoring leader with 1,222, surpassing the previous record by two points.
Mount Olive (18-3 overall, 14-2 Conference Carolinas) broke away from a three-point lead as two blocked shots by Prichard and LaPorsha Davis’ (High Point, NC) three-pointer highlighted a13-2 run to give the Trojans a 22-8 lead with 10:47 left in the first half. The lead remained in double figures the rest of the half.
Pfeiffer (4-17, 4-12) got as close as 10 points after three-pointers by Domonique China (Durham, NC) and Carly Booth (Advance, NC). But Prichard hit layups on consecutive possessions and LaTara Wade (Rocky Mount, NC) hit a three-pointer as the Trojans built the lead to 33-16 with exactly six minutes remaining. Mount Olive built the lead to as many as 18 points and the Falcons went into the locker room trailing 40-24.
Coming back to play the second half Mount Olive took its biggest lead at 45-24. But Pfeiffer would hold the Trojans to just six points over the next 10 minutes as the Falcons sliced the margin down to single digits.
China keyed a run with a three-pointer and Devona Knight’s (Woodbridge, VA) three pulled Pfeiffer within 51-44 with 9:35 left to play. But that would be Pfeiffer’s last field goal of the game as Mount Olive held the Falcons to four free throws the rest of the way.
China led Pfeiffer with 14 points, while Allegra Shanee Purnell (Woodbridge, VA) flirted with a triple-double with nine points, seven rebounds and seven blocked shots.
Pfeiffer plays host to Queens Thursday at 5:30 PM in conference action.Pfeiffer Athletics Basketball - Game Box Score Mount Olive Trojans vs. Pfeiffer University Falcons Date: 02/09/2009 Time: 5:30 p.m. Site: Unknown Attendance: 219 Visitors: Pfeiffer University Falcons ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST MIN 5 * Shelley Reese G 2/5 0/2 0/0 4 2 2 4 0 1 1 0 1 21:00 10 * Jessica Walter G 0/3 0/2 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 28:30 14 * Devona Knight G/F 2/10 2/4 2/2 8 1 4 5 2 2 4 0 1 20:27 20 Domonique China G 4/5 2/2 4/4 14 1 3 4 1 5 5 0 1 24:49 21 Carly Booth F 2/5 1/3 0/0 5 1 1 2 3 0 2 0 0 14:21 22 Jamila Harris G/F 0/2 0/0 0/0 0 1 3 4 1 1 3 0 1 21:55 24 Kelly Mathis G/F 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 25 * Nicole Maready F 1/6 0/0 2/2 4 1 3 4 3 1 5 0 1 18:06 30 * Allegra Shanee Purnell F 4/16 0/4 1/5 9 0 7 7 2 2 3 7 2 30:08 35 Amanda Huffaker C 2/4 0/0 0/0 4 1 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 20:44 Team 1 8 9 1 Totals 17/56 5/17 9/13 48 9 33 42 14 12 25 7 7 200 Total FG 1st Half 10/29 34.5% 2nd Half 7/27 25.9% Game 17/56 30.4% 3 PT FG 1st Half 3/10 30.0% 2nd Half 2/7 28.6% Game 5/17 29.4% Free Throws 1st Half 1/4 25.0% 2nd Half 8/9 88.9% Game 9/13 69.2% Home: Mount Olive Trojans ## Name P FG 3 Pt FT PTS ORB DRB TR PF AST TO BS ST MIN 21 * Jasmine Whitby 2/8 0/2 5/6 9 0 5 5 3 3 3 1 2 35:37 23 * Brittany Miller 5/8 0/0 1/3 11 4 8 12 3 1 3 0 2 36:42 10 * Tomeka Prichard 7/21 2/8 0/0 16 0 5 5 0 8 1 3 5 37:27 25 * Brittney Robich 2/7 1/5 0/0 5 1 2 3 3 0 2 0 1 14:58 32 * Shequanta McGee 4/13 0/3 2/2 10 8 4 12 3 1 2 0 0 36:37 12 Desha Pickett 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 14 Desiree Pickett 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 15 Meaghan Vanderhorst 1/1 0/0 0/0 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4:14 20 LaPorsha Davis 3/7 1/2 4/6 11 0 3 3 0 1 3 1 1 21:44 24 LaTara Wade 1/3 1/2 0/0 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 5:00 30 Chantel Gaines 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 34 Rashonda Speed 0/4 0/0 0/0 0 2 0 2 3 0 0 0 1 7:41 44 Jhnea Turner 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP 50 Jasmine Covington 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 DNP Team 2 2 4 1 Totals 25/72 5/22 12/17 67 18 31 49 15 14 16 6 12 200 Total FG 1st Half 14/38 36.8% 2nd Half 11/34 32.4% Game 25/72 34.7% 3 PT FG 1st Half 3/12 25.0% 2nd Half 2/10 20.0% Game 5/22 22.7% Free Throws 1st Half 9/11 81.8% 2nd Half 3/6 50.0% Game 12/17 70.6% Pfe MOC Pfe MOC Pfe MOC Free Throw Pts 9 12 3Pt Points 15 15 Pts/Possession 0.61 0.87 Pts off Turnovers 12 18 2nd Chance Points 11 11 Pts off Bench 23 16 Total Rebounds 42 49 Team Rebounds 9 4 Dead Ball Reb 2 3 Off Rebound % 22.5 35.3 Def Rebound % 64.7 77.5 Total Rebound % 46.2 53.8 3Pt Efficiency +8.9 -3.9 Def. Stops 49 56 Pts/Shot 0.77 0.84 Technical Fouls Pfe None MOC None Officials Chris Losack, David Fallin, Chris Parker 1st Half 2nd Half OT 1 OT 2 OT 3 OT 4 Total Pfeiffer University Falcons 24 24 0 0 0 0 48 Mount Olive Trojans 40 27 0 0 0 0 67 Largest Lead MOC 45 Pfe 24 (21 pts) Lead Changes 0 Number of Ties 0 Comments: Conference Carolinas Women's Basketball CyberSports for Basketball - http://www.cybersportsUSA.com