Trojans Drop Nonconference Road Contest at Claflin; 77-71

Trojans Drop Nonconference Road Contest at Claflin; 77-71

ORANGEBURG, S.C. – Anderson University women's basketball fell to the inspired nonconference Claflin Panthers on its homecoming, 77-71, on Saturday afternoon in front of a raucous crowd at Tullis Arena.  

With the setback, the Trojans drop to 2-2 overall while Claflin improves to 2-2 on the young season.

KEY STATS

  • The Trojans outrebounded Claflin 49-30
  • Anderson shot just nine foul shots to Claflin's 26
  • The Trojans placed three players in double-digit scoring
  • Anderson recorded a total of eight blocked shots on the evening
  • The Panthers shot 13-of-21 (61.9%) from behind the arc
  • Claflin placed four players in double-digit scoring (Dashia Jackson-21 pts), (Deja Dickens-21pts), (Ashley Field-15 pts) and (Dionna Long-10 pts)
  • Claflin was credited with 18 steals on the evening

SCORE BY THE PERIODS

TEAM

1ST

2ND

3RD

4TH

FINAL

ANDERSON

16

13

15

27

71

CLAFLIN

23

18

10

26

77


NOTES
 

  • Senior Ace Easter led AU with 20 points while adding two blocked shots and a steal
  • Junior Alexy Mollenhauer recorded her third double-double in four outings with 18 points and 15 rebounds
  • Freshman Erin Cepeda scored a career high 15 points while junior Amari Grevious pulled down a career high 13 rebounds. Grevious also chipped eight points
  • Anderson committed a season-high 25 turnovers

UP NEXT

Anderson will return home to host nonconference opponent Erskine on Tuesday. Tip-off is slated for 5 pm.

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