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A Tough Second Half Results in a Blue Satan Loss – NEWPAPER24




A Tough Second Half Results in a Blue Satan Loss

2021-03-01 05:00:00


Central Connecticut ladies’s basketball misplaced its second recreation in a row to Wagner and fourth consecutive general on Monday evening. The Blue Devils went simply 1-7 from three within the second half, simply 14.3%. Central now stands at 4-12 general and in NEC play. The Seahawks earn its tenth win of the season, leaping to 10-5 general and 10-4 in Northeast Convention play.

Perpetually Toppin scored a profession excessive 26 factors on 9-20 taking pictures. She was the one Blue Satan to attain in double figures. Sophomore Dejah Jenkins added 9 factors, with all of her scoring coming from three-point pictures.

The Blue Devils shot beneath 40% from the ground for the twelfth time in a row and thirteenth time within the 2020-21 season. 

Wagner had 4 completely different gamers rating in double figures. Emilia Krista Grava led all of them with a double-double (13 factors and 11 rebounds). Kem Nwabudu and Kate Tokuhara every added 12 factors. Lastly, Marissa Sanchez-Henry scored 11 factors on 5-10 taking pictures.


Rating: CCSU 57, LIU 65

Information: CCSU (4-12, 4-12 NEC), Wagner (10-5, 10-4 NEC)

Location: Spiro Sports activities Heart | Staten Island, NY


  • The primary quarter belonged to Perpetually Toppin, as she scored 11 of the workforce’s 16 factors. Toppin went 4-8 from the ground and 2-2 from three-point land.

  • Central led by 18-16 till Marissa Sanchez-Henry scored with 27 seconds remaining within the quarter to tie the ball recreation.

  • Wagner jumped out to a six level lead till sophomore Claire Sutherland-Case knocked down a a lot wanted three-pointer on the 5:20 mark on a dish from Carly Reynolds.

  • A 3 from Dejah Jenkins with 1:36 remaining gave Central its first lead for the reason that first quarter. 

  • The sport was tied with a minute to go till Perpetually Toppin scored 4 straight factors, giving CCSU a 34-32 lead on the half. In simply 16 minutes, Toppin tied a profession excessive 18 factors.

  • The Blue Devils didn’t make a subject purpose within the first 5 minutes of the second half. Carly Reynolds scored the primary 3 factors, going 3-4 from the free throw line.

  • Central held a 4 level lead till Wagner ended the third on a 7-1 run and took a 47-45 lead into the ultimate quarter.

  • The Seahawks continued its offensive dominance, occurring a 12-0 run over a 3 and a half minute span. The run gave Wagner a 61-47 lead with 5:31 to play.

  • Central outscored Wagner 8-4 down the stretch, however the push was not sufficient.


50 – The Blue Devils shot simply 50.0% (11-22) from the free throw line, the workforce’s second lowest share this 12 months.


  • Junior Danielle Delano scored 6 factors off the bench in 20 minutes of play.

  • Ashley Forker stuffed up the stat sheet, scoring 6 factors whereas including 5 rebounds, 3 blocks, and a pair of steals.

  • Heart Carly Reynolds went 3-4 from the foul line and posted a profession excessive 5 blocks.

  • The sport noticed 10 lead adjustments and was tied 7 completely different instances.

  • Wagner as soon as once more dominated the paint, scoring 38 factors in comparison with 22 for CCSU.

  • Central gave up 21 offensive rebounds which led to fifteen second probability factors. The Blue Devils scored solely 4 second probability factors.

  • Freshman Belle Lanpher was held scoreless for simply the second time this season.

Up Subsequent:

Central will head again dwelling to tackle the second place Saint Francis PA. The video games will happen on Thursday, Mar. 4 and Friday, Mar. 5 with each tipping off at 4:00 pm. Friday’s recreation shall be senior evening for CCSU.

No followers shall be in attendance, however the video games will stream without spending a dime on