Western Carolina at Chattanooga
McKenzie Arena - Chattanooga, Tenn.
Saturday - Feb. 23, 2013
- UTC posted an 81-39 win over Western Carolina tonight...Lady Mocs remain in first place in the SoCon race with a 17-1 overall record, 24-3 overall. WCU drops to 7-19 and 5-12 in the SoCon. Chattanooga can clinch its 12th SoCon title in the last 14 years with a win over Davidson on Monday.
- Tonight's attendance was 2,763...Lady Mocs are in the top-50 in the nation in home attendance, averaging a school-record 2,568 fans per game.
- UTC tied a school record with its 25th straight home win tonight...UTC also won 25-straight from Dec 4, 2004 to Nov. 10, 2006.
- Lady Mocs won their 14th straight overall tonight...fifth longest winning streak in school history.
- UTC trailed 5-4 with 14:17 left in the game...Lady Mocs were 2-6 with five turnovers in the first six minutes of the game...only had four turnovers the rest of the game...UTC used a 21-0 run to take control of the game over the next five minutes.
- UTC dominated the glass 50-23...19-4 on the offensive end and 22-1 in second-chance points...largets rebound margin of the year for UTC...50+ rebounds in two of last three games.
- UTC's 20 assists ties for the second-most this season...third time with 20+.
- Chattanooga's nine turnovers are the fewest in a SoCon game this season...second-fewest overall.
Destiny Bramblett (Jr. - F)
- Season-high seven rebounds.
- Added five points off the bench.
- Also had two assists.
Kayla Christopher (Sr. - G)
- Game-high 15 points on 6-10 shooting, 3-5 from 3-pt. range.
- Has 1,281 career points...passes Jennifer Wilson (2000-03) and Lisa Porter (1980-83) for 13th on the all-time scoring list at UTC.
Ashlen Dewart (Jr. - F)
- 12 points on 6-9 shooting.
- Grabbed nine boards.
Meghan Downes (Jr. - G)
- 13 points in 18 minutes off the bench.
- 4-10 shooting, 3-7 from 3-pt. range, 2-3 from the FT line.
- Second game in double-figures this season...most since 24 vs. ETSU on Nov. 17.
- Added two steals.
Taylor Hall (Jr. - F)
- Game-high 10 boards.
- Third game this season with 10+ boards.
- Added five points.
Tatianna Jackson (Fr. - G)
- 10 points in 16 minutes off the bench.
- Shot 5-8 from the field.
- Grabbed seven rebounds.
Head Coach Wes Moore
- 553-169 (24th year overall)
- 353-112 (15th year at UTC)
Alicia Payne (Fr. - G)
- Game-high five assists off the bench...tied a career-high.
- Game-high four steals...tied a career-high.
- Added seven points on 3-5 shooting, 1-2 from 3-pt. range.
- Only one turnover in 22 minutes.
Ka'Vonne Towns (So. - G)
- Missed tonight's game due to a death in the family.