Stenson Scores 24 in Loss to Anderson
|Anderson (S.C.) (14-12, 10-10 SAC)||24||41||65|
|Coker (11-13, 9-11 SAC)||21||27||48|
|Hartsville, S.C. - Timberlake-Lawton Gym|
|Pts: Jankowy, Heather - 12||Pts: Tanesha Stenson - 24|
|Reb: 2 Players (#12, #TM - 5)||Reb: Priscilla Fenty - 13|
|Ast: 2 Players (#12, #23 - 3)||Ast: 4 Players (#00, #21, #22, #34 - 1)|
|Team Statistics||Anderson (S.C.)||Coker|
|Field Goal %||42.1% (24-57 )||28.6% (18-63 )|
|Pts off Turnovers||20||11|
|2nd Chance Pts||10||8|
|Pts in the Paint||26||20|
HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The Coker women's basketball team lost a South Atlantic Conference game to Anderson on Saturday (Feb. 22) by a score of 48-64.
Coker trailed by a slight 24-21 margin at halftime, but was able to battled back to a 42-point tie with just over eight minutes remaining in regulation. The Trojans then proceeded to go on a 16-2 offensive run to take a double-digit lead with just two minutes remaining. Coker's scoring struggles continued and they were unable to overcome the deficit.
Tanesha Stenson led all scorers in the game with 24 points. Priscilla Fenty tallied a double double as she scored 10 points and snagged down a game high 13 rebounds. Jessica Cohen, Jasmine Evans, and Patricia Sullivan scored six, four, and two points respectively in their final home game as Cobras.
Coker will play their next competition on the road, as they travel to face Lenoir-Rhyne in a SAC competition. Tip-off will be at 6:00 p.m., followed by the men's game at 8:00.
McDonalds Player of the Game: Tanesha Stenson.