St. Andrews News
News Photo
Tyler Knight
Women's Basketball - Sun, Dec. 16, 2012 by Troy Baranik

Hartsville, SC—The St. Andrews Women's basketball team ran in to a buzz saw of a team on Sunday afternoon as Coker College raced out to a big first half lead on their way to a 89-51 victory sending SAU into the holiday break with a 3-8 record.

Freshman guard Danielle Childress led the Knights with 15 points as her array of five 3 pointers in the second half helped bring St. Andrews back into the game. It was a season high total for Childress and the most 3 pointers made by any Lady Knight this season. Junior forward Jazmyne Harvey also added 11 points, 3 rebounds and 2 steals and was 5 of 6 from the free throw line while senior guard Tyler Knight had her season high of 10 points including 2 three pointers.

The Cobras (6-2) jumped out to an early lead, and never surrendered it. Coker shot 51 percent from the floor in the first half, and took a commanding halftime lead into the locker room. Coker was led by the 29 point game of forward Autumn Lau. Guard Angie Lawrence also had 6 steals to help lead Coker.

The second half proved to be much more competitive, though, as the Knights came out firing and scored 33 points in the final 20 minutes. The deficit however, was too much to overcome as Coker put up 37 second half points to preserve the victory.

St. Andrews was 36% from behind the arc as they shot much better from 3 than the Cobras as they could only muster a 23% shooting percentage from three-point range. SAU also got 10 steals off of 18 Coker turnovers and outscored Coker's bench 34-26 for the game.

The Lady Knights will now take a holiday break before returning home January 3 at 5:30 pm to challenge conference rival Milligan College who are 9-3 so far this year.

 
photo
Upcoming Events
Thursday, Apr 24
Softball
St. Andrews vs 3:00pm
Reinhardt University EST
Conference Tournament Finals (game one)
Live Stats
Friday, Apr 25
Baseball
St. Andrews at 3:00pm
Point University EST
Men's Lacrosse
St. Andrews vs 5:30pm
SCAD Savannah EST
SELC Tournament Quarterfinals
Softball
St. Andrews vs  
Conference Tourney  
Conference Tournament
Live Stats
Saturday, Apr 26
Baseball
St. Andrews at 12:00pm
Point University EST
St. Andrews at Game
Point University 2
Wednesday, Apr 30
Baseball
Milligan College at 3:00pm
St. Andrews EST
makeup date
Live Stats
Monday, May 5
Baseball
St. Andrews vs  
Conference Tourney  
AAC Tournament
Monday, May 12
Men's Lacrosse
St. Andrews vs  
TBA  
MCLA Nationals First Round
Tuesday, May 13
Men's Golf
St. Andrews vs  
NAIA National Championship