UNCW Sinks ECU Behind Second-Half Surge
Courtesy: UNCW Athletic Communications
WILMINGTON, North Carolina - UNCW pulled away from in-state rival East Carolina on the strength of a 12-1 second half run to earn a 64-53 victory in women's collegiate basketball action Sunday afternoon at Trask Coliseum.
Playing at home for the first time this season,, the Seahawks boosted their mark to 1-3 overall as they picked their second straight victory over the Pirates, who saw their record leveled at 2-2.
In a tight first half that saw neither team would hold more than a four-point advantage, UNCW jumped out to a quick 7-3 lead with an Andrews' three-pointer, only to see ECU come roaring back with a 9-1 run to take a 12-8 advantage.
INDIVIDUAL GAME NOTES:
2 - Tawanna Lee
4 - Alisha Andrews
24 - Jessica Freeman
32 - Ayoola Weaver