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St Francis (PA) 77

(0-1, 0-1 away)

(13) Penn State 117

(1-0, 1-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, November 8, 2013

    Bryce Jordan Center, University Park, Pennsylvania

    1 2 T
    SFU 38 3977
    #13PSU 55 62117

    Top Performers

    St. Francis U: A. Hayward 20 Pts, 2 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Penn State: M. Lucas 33 Pts, 8 Reb, 5 Ast, 5 Stl

    No. 13 Penn State coasts past St. Francis U 

    Associated Press

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Maggie Lucas scored 33 points and grabbed eight rebounds to help Penn State beat St. Francis University 117-77 in a season opener Friday night.

    The Nittany Lions shot 53.4 percent of the game, including a 21-for-37 effort in the second half.

    With a 10-point lead midway through the first half, Penn State went on a 20-7 run to take a 49-26 lead late in the half. They closed the game on a 54-27 run, grabbing their biggest lead of 40 points.

    Lucas shot 8-for-18 from the field and hit all 16 of her free throws. Ariel Edwards had 23 points and Dara Taylor had 14 for Penn State. Kaliyah Mitchell was the fourth Nittany Lion in double figures, scoring 11 points.

    Alexa Hayward contributed 20 points and hit six 3-pointers for the Red Flash.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SFU
    PSU
    Points 77 117
    FG Made-Attempted 25-75 (.333) 39-73 (.534)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-42 (.238) 2-8 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-29 (.586) 37-43 (.860)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 32 (0/0) 25 (0/0)

    Game Leaders

     
    SFU
    PSU
    PointsA. Hayward 20M. Lucas 33
    ReboundsA. Williams 5A. Harris 10
    AssistsA. Brock 5D. Taylor 6
    StealsA. Williams 4M. Lucas 5
    BlocksS. Bethel 1A. Harris 3

    2013-14 Season

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