The Wells College women's basketball team won for the fourth time in its last five conference games with a 54-34 victory at Penn College on Wednesday, Jan. 24 at Williamsport, Pa.
The Express improved to 6-12 overall and moved over .500 in conference play with a 5-4 record against North Eastern Athletic Conference opposition. Penn College is 2-14 overall and 1-7 in the NEAC.
Kamarie Maturine was the leading scorer for Wells with 13 points and she pulled down a season-high 15 rebounds, including 10 offensive rebounds.
Julia Smith connected on three 3-pointers for Wells and finished with 10 points.
Wells pulled away in the second quarter by outscoring Penn College 15-4 in the period. Wells led 30-14 at halftime.
Wells held the Wildcats to 34 points, the lowest scoring total of the season for any Wells opponent. The Express forced 23 Penn College turnovers and Wells owned a 49-38 advantage in rebounds.
Wells is back in action Tuesday, Jan. 30 at Keuka College for an 8 p.m. game.