(Cazenovia, N.Y.)─ Cazenovia College scored 21 points off of 33 Wells College turnovers as the Wildcats went on to defeat the Express 65-55 in North Eastern Athletic Conference women's basketball action Wednesday evening in Cazenovia. The loss drops the Express to 1-5 overall and 1-3 in the NEAC, while the Wildcats improve to 1-3 (1-0 NEAC).
Ashley Roser (Taberg, N.Y./Camden) led the Express with 31 points, 16 rebounds, and three blocks. Roser was lights out from the free-throw line, hitting on 13 of 18 from the charity stripe.
Megan McDermott led the Wildcats with 19 points and eight rebounds. Samantha Allen added a near triple-double with 11 points, 11 rebounds, and six assist, while Alyssa Lubeck added 14 points.
The Wildcats never trailed in the game, finishing 31 percent from the field, while the Express shot 27.4 percent from the floor. Wells did hold the edge on the boards, out-rebounding the Wildcats 44-39.
The Wildcats held a 13 points edge (35-22) at halftime and would lead by as many as 16 in the second half. The Express would make things interesting late in the second half, going on an 8-0 run, slicing the Wildcat lead to seven (58-51) with just over three minutes to play. The comeback ended there as the Wildcats held off the late rally for the 10 point conference victory.
Wells returns home next to take on NEAC opponent Gallaudet University on Dec. 4 at 12 p.m. in Aurora.
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March 29, 2011 ROSER EARNS NEAC FIRST TEAM HONORS
February 20, 2011 EXPRESS FALL IN REGULAR SEASON FINALE
February 19, 2011 NITTANY LIONS TROUNCE EXPRESS
February 13, 2011 ROSER FINISHES WITH 32 POINTS AND 31 REBOUNDS IN OT VICTORY
February 12, 2011 EXPRESS RALLY BACK FROM 15 POINTS DOWN, FALL IN FINAL SECONDS
February 9, 2011 LAST SECOND SHOT SINKS EXPRESS
February 5, 2011 WILDCATS HOLD OFF EXPRESS
February 3, 2011 COBLESKILL CONTAINS EXPRESS
January 29, 2011 STORM TOP EXPRESS FOR TENTH STRAIGHT
January 24, 2011 ROSER EARNS THIRD NEAC STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK AWARD
January 22, 2011 EXPRESS SNAP SIX GAME SKID WITH WIN OVER WILDCATS
January 20, 2011 DEFENSE LEADS SAXONS PAST EXPRESS
January 18, 2011 ROSER POURS IN 27 POINTS IN LOSS TO COBLESKILL
January 16, 2011 PENN ST.-ABINGTON CRUISES TO VICTORY
January 15, 2011 PENN ST.-BERKS ROLLS TO VICTORY OVER EXPRESS
January 12, 2011 WILDCATS SINK EXPRESS
January 9, 2011 ST. ELIZABETH SOARS PAST EXPRESS
January 8, 2011 ROSER LEADS WELLS PAST WILSON
December 7, 2010 KEUKA DEFENSE HOLDS BACK EXPRESS
December 7, 2010 ROSER EARNS SECOND NEAC STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK AWARD
December 5, 2010 ROSER SCORES 26 IN LOSS TO HARRISBURG
December 4, 2010 BISON CHARGE OVER EXPRESS IN SECOND HALF
December 1, 2010 CAZENOVIA KNOCKS OFF EXPRESS
November 27, 2010 HAMILTON DEFENSE OVERPOWERS EXPRESS
November 27, 2010 ROSER NAMED NEAC STUDENT-ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
November 23, 2010 WELLS DEFEATS MORRISVILLE FOR FIRST VICTORY IN PROGRAM HISTORY
November 21, 2010 ROSER AND RYAN COMBINE FOR 42 POINTS IN LOSS TO WILSON
November 20, 2010 COLLEGE OF ST. ELIZABETH EDGES EXPRESS
November 15, 2010 WELLS DROPS SEASON OPENER TO HARTWICK
November 15, 2009 WELLS COLLEGE ADDS WOMEN'S BASKETBALL; MIKE O'BRIEN NAMED HEAD COACH
January 31, 2008 SHAWNA LITTLE TABBED NEW HEAD WOMEN'S SOFTBALL AND BASKETBALL COACH
January 1, 2008 WELLS COLLEGE INTRODUCES WOMEN’S AND MEN’S BASKETBALL