EUNICE - Tailaih Robertson scored 18 points to lead the Baton Rouge Community College women’s basketball team to an 81-67 win over Southwestern Christian College on Saturday in the LSU-Eunice Classic.
Mera Martin scored 13 points, and Bunny Scott added 9 for BRCC (5-2).
The Lady Bears host Southwest Mississippi Community College. at 5:30 p.m. Monday
TEXAS WESLEYAN 66, UNO 56: In New Orleans, Octavia Mullins scored 14 points and grabbed 20 rebounds as Texas Wesleyan defeated the University of New Orleans on Saturday afternoon at Lakefront Arena.
Mullins’ totals included 11 points and 10 rebounds in the opening half for TWU (2-1). Kayla McCray and Kristi Alexander added 12 points apiece.
Mirjam Sipos led UNO (0-1) with 20 points, while freshman Yosha Watson posted a double-double in her debut with 15 points and 15 rebounds.
WICHITA STATE 77, NORTHWESTERN STATE 49: In Wichita, Kansas, Jessica Diamond scored 17 points to lead Wichita State.
The Shockers (1-0) used an 11-3 run midway through the first half to take control with a 30-11 lead.
Jordi James scored 16 points to lead Northwestern State (0-1). The Lady Demons forced the Shockers into 25 turnovers and had 16 steals - eight from Northwestern State guard Jasmine Bradley.
Offensively, the Lady Demons connected on just 31 percent from the field (17-of-55) and hit only 1-of-9 from 3-point range.
LSU-SHREVEPORT 96, CROWLEY’S RIDGE 32: In Waxahachie, Texas, Jennifer Hicks had eight of the Lady Pilots’ 10 blocked shots and scored 10 points to lead LSU-Shreveport over Crowley’s Ridge College on the campus of Southwestern Assemblies of God University.
Jenna Diakos led LSUS (1-2) with 16 points, while Sharde Henry had 11 points and 10 rebounds.
XAVIER 79, GEORGETOWN (KY). 76: In Georgetown, Ky., Senior center Keldra Hall scored eight points during a closing rally that lifted NAIA No. 16 Xavier University over host Georgetown in the Chick-fil-A Classic.
The Gold Nuggets (3-1) trailed by 16 points late in the first half, 41-28 at halftime and 70-61 with 4:09 remaining before an 18-6 run in which they scored on their final eight possessions.
Hall finished with 10 points and five rebounds, and Brandi Young scored 17 points.
Andrea Howard had 19 points and six rebounds for Georgetown (4-1).