Women’s Basketball Gets Back To Its Winning Ways at Embry-Riddle

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. –  Propelled by five double-digit scorers and excellent defense, Lynn University's women's basketball team won its sixth game in its last seven tries, 87-66, at Embry-Riddle on Wednesday evening. Loie Webb, Kelsi Fizer, Janay Williams, Dani Lozzi and Jaylen Snipes each scored 10+ points in Lynn's 10th win of the season. 

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:

Final: Lynn 87, Embry-Riddle 66

Records: Lynn (10-2, 4-2 SSC), ERAU (9-5, 4-3 SSC)

Location: ICI Center | Daytona Beach, Fla.

All-Time Series: Embry-Riddle leads 5-2

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STATS OF THE GAME:

  • Webb notched her second season-high in as many games, leading the offensive outburst with 16 points on 6-of-9 shooting, knocking down two triples in 37 minutes of action. 
  • Lozzi racked up a double-double, her first of the season, scoring 14 points on 6-of-7 shooting from the charity stripe and adding 11 boards. 
  • Fizer came close to matching Lozzi, finishing with 15 points and nine rebounds in 29 minutes. 
  • Williams poured in 14 points, a season-high, and grabbed seven rebounds, four on the offensive end.
  • Christina Potts added nine points off the bench in 21 minutes, going 4-of-7 from the field. 
  • The Fighting Knights matched a season-low with 13 turnovers and held the Eagles to just 37 percent shooting, including 5-for-32 from distance.
  • Lynn shot 56.6% from the field, 41.7% from distance and 71.0% at the free-throw line.

BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:

  • Lynn's 87 points are its most this season and the most since scoring 85 versus Palm Beach Atlantic on Feb. 7, 2018.
  • Nine different Fighting Knights scored in the contest making it four straight games that Lynn has had 9+ point scorers. 
  • Winning their sixth game in seven chances, the Blue and White their best seven-game run since winning their first seven to begin the 2009 campaign.

UP NEXT: 

The Fighting Knights will be back at home in their next contest, hosting Florida Tech on Saturday, January 12 at 2 p.m. inside the de Hoernle Sports and Cultural Center.