Dallas, Texas – November 13 -- The Southwestern Assemblies of God University (SAGU) women’s basketball team defeated Dallas Christian College (89-51). The Lady Lions are now 3-2 for the season.
The Lady Lions were led in scoring by Sophomore, Lexi Rich, who was a shot short from being perfect behind the arc. Rich went 7 for 8 from the 3 point line, scoring 24 points. Several Lady Lions finished in double digits. Sophomore Eva Atunuwa and junior McKenzie Martin both finished with 13 points.
Coach Tiffany Phillips said, "We got some things going on offense tonight and that always feels good. I thought our flow on offense was really good tonight. Ebony Colbert came out really aggressive and that opened some things up for our shooters. I feel like we will continue to improve each game and our young players are getting some really good experience. We just want to glorify God in our play and our girls do a good job of that."
The Lady Lions will compete against Lamar University November 16th at 5pm in Beaumont, Texas.
Lamar University is an NCAA Division I school and the game will be broadcasted on ESPN3.
Southwestern Assemblies of God University is a private, Christian university located 30 minutes south of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex in Waxahachie, Texas. The university was established in 1927, and now offers more than 70 associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees on campus or online. More information is available at www.sagu.edu or by calling 1-888-YES-SAGU
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