Women's Basketball Edges Wright State, 56-51
Jan. 15, 2005
Dayton, Ohio - University of Illinois at Chicago senior forward Dejeanette Flournoy tallied a game-high 12 points, including eight rebounds, to lift the visiting Flames to the 56-51 Horizon League victory over Wright State at the Ervin J. Nutter Center on Saturday afternoon.
The Flames also received solid efforts from junior point guard Chrissy Dizon (10 points, 8 assists) and sophomore guard Krystal Hugelier (10 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists) and Kelly True (9 points, 6 rebounds).
With the victory, UIC improves to 5-11 overall and 2-3 in Horizon League action, while the host Raiders drop to 10-7 overall and 4-2 in conference play.
Wright State's Steph Comisar came off the bench and led the Raiders in scoring with 11 points, followed by Brittney Whiteside (10 points, 9 rebounds).
The Flames will be back in action on Monday evening, as they will host UW-Milwaukee at 7:00 p.m. in the UIC Pavilion.