Lions Too Much for Wildcats 77-31

Lions Too Much for Wildcats 77-31

BOSTON – Points were tough to come by on Saturday for the Johnson & Wales University women's basketball team. The Wildcats dropped a 77-31 decision at Emerson.

Records:
Emerson: 6-4
Johnson & Wales: 7-3

Statistical Leaders:
Maddy Moro (JWU): 9 points, 9 rebounds
Britney Gallagher (JWU): 8 points

Of Note:
Maddy Moro scored the first basket of the game just 30 seconds into the contest, but JWU would go cold the rest of the quarter. Britney Gallagher made a basket with 24 seconds remaining in the quarter, but the Wildcats trailed 20-4 at that point.

Johnson & Wales struggled from the floor, shooting 11-of-47 (23.4 percent) while the Lions went 29-of-57 (50.9 percent). The Wildcats committed 34 turnovers, which Emerson converted into 32 points.

Moro just missed a double-double with nine points and nine rebounds. Gallagher added eight points.

Up Next:
The Wildcats have one more game before the holiday break as they travel across town to face Rhode Island College at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday.