|Lady Eagles Open Season 5-0
Release Date: 11/27/2010
Clarksville, Ark.-The U of O women's basketball team opened the season 5-0 for the first time since 1996-97 with a 93-49 blowout against Sul Ross State University Saturday afternoon in American Southwest Conference action.
The Lady Eagles (5-0, 1-0 ASC) had five players in double figures, including Ally Goddard, who came off the bench and drilled five three-pointers to score 17 points. Ozarks controlled the entire game as Sul Ross (0-4, 0-1 ASC) cut the deficit under 20 points only once in the second half. The teams combined for 37 three-point attempts in the first half, with Ally Goddard and Lacey Phillips each making two apiece. Ozarks' first double-digit lead came at the 14:01 mark when Sabrina Goddard hit a jumper to give the Lady Eagles a 15-4 advantage. The Lady Eagles later had a 26-7 lead after a Phillips’ bucket with 8:31 remaining. An Ally Goddard three-pointer with 14 seconds left in the half gave Ozarks a 41-23 lead at intermission.
A Serena Clokey three-pointer in the second half gave Ozarks its first 30-point lead on the day at the 12:27 mark. Sabrina Goddard’s inside jumper made it 86-46 with less than three minutes remaining in the game.
Sabrina Goddard had 21 points, 15 rebounds and five blocks. Ally Goddard finished 5-for-7 from long range and had four assists. Phillips ended the game with 14 points and Chelsea Glasscock had 12 points.
Ozarks will host Howard Payne University Monday night.
University of the Ozarks Sports Information Office