Basketball (W)

Cox scores 1,000 point, dishes out 14 assists in Women's Basketball win

SALISBURY, NC -- Senior guard Ashley Cox (Richmond, VA) scored 22 points, surpassing 1,000 for her career, and dished out a near school-record 14 assists to lead host Catawba to an 86-72 win over North Greenville in women’s basketball action on Friday night at the Comfort Suites Classic at Goodman Gym. The Lady Indians improve to 4-0, while North Greenville falls to 1-4. In the opening game, Lenoir-Rhyne (4-0) topped Virginia State (0-3) 65-61. After a steal and layin by Christina Carmon (Stafford, VA), Cox canned a trio of three-pointers to put the Lady Indians up 11-2 after three minutes. A layup by Kendall Prescott (Exeter, NH) helped Catawba to its largest lead of the half at 23-11 at the 12:11 mark. The Crusaders would mount a comeback and tied the score at 27-27 on a three-pointer by Jessica Davis (Lexington, SC) with 7:51 before the half. Catawba never relinquished the lead and would take a 46-35 lead to the break. Cox finished the opening half scoring 20 points and dishing out seven assists with no turnovers. Earlana Jackson (Greenville, SC) helped keep North Greenville close with 12 points and five boards at the break. Catawba upped its lead to 15 early in the second half after a layin by Carmon at the 17:03 mark to put the Lady Indians on top 56-41. The Crusaders would not go away and whittled the lead down to 62-58 on a layin by Dena Johnson (Greenwood, SC). A jumper by Jackson with 5:19 left brought North Greenville as close as they would get at 71-68 as Prescott answered with a three-point play and a layup for a 76-68 edge. Cox finished the game with 22 points and her 14 assists was just one shy of the school record. She had just two turnovers in 30 minutes of action. Isiaette Darden (Wilson, NC) followed with 15 points, while Prescott added 14 and Carmon 12. The Lady Indians helped force 28 Crusader turnovers by recording 15 steals. Catawba had just 12 miscues. Jackson (26 points, 10 rebounds) and Johnson (12 points, 13 rebounds) posted double-doubles for North Greenville. Shea Sims (Hendersonville, TN) would fire in 16 points, hitting four three-pointers. The Crusaders held a 50-33 edge on the boards, but were out-scored at the line 16-5. #####

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February 1

Baseball @ Nova Southeastern 5-8

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February 2

Baseball @ Palm Beach Atlantic 0-11

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February 3

Golf (W) @ Barton Invite at Kiawah - Day 1 (Cougar Point GC)

Track/Field @ Maillet UNC Open

Softball vs. AUGUSTA 0-6

Baseball @ Lynn 11-12

Basketball (W) @ Anderson 69-75

Softball vs. AUGUSTA 4-3

Basketball (M) @ Anderson 77-65

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February 4

Golf (W) @ Barton Invite at Kiawah - Day 2 (Cougar Point GC) 12th of 16

Baseball @ Nova Southeastern 6-25

Softball @ Mount Olive, ppd.  1 p.m.

Softball @ Mount Olive, ppd.  3 p.m.

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February 6

Baseball @ Belmont Abbey 5-6

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February 7

Basketball (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 56-61

Basketball (M) vs.LENOIR-RHYNE 84-77

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February 9

Softball @ UNC Pembroke 6-4

Softball @ UNC Pembroke 0-8

Baseball vs,. PALM BEACH ATLANTIC 7-9

Lacrosse (M) @ Belmont Abbey 10-18

Baseball vs. PALM BEACH ATLANTIC 3-12

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February 10

Baseball vs. PALM BEACH ATLANTIC 6-5

Lacrosse (W) vs. FLORIDA SOUTHERN 6-24

Basketball (M) @ Bluefield St. 76-55

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February 12

Golf (M) @ Spring Invite Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Fleming Isl. GC)

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February 13

Golf (M) @ Spring Invite Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Fleming Isl. GC) 14th of 17

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February 14

Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 1)

Baseball vs. BELMONT ABBEY 5-7

Basketball (W) @ Coker 63-60

Basketball (M) @ Coker 79-77

15
February 15

Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 2)

Softball @ Belmont Abbey 3-4

Softball @ Belmont Abbey 3-2

Lacrosse (W) vs. CONVERSE 16-6

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February 16

Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 3)

Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 11-2

17
February 17

Swimming @ Bluegrass Mountain Championships (Day 4) W-5th;M-7th

Softball vs SHIPPENSBURG 3-4

Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 11-3

Softball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 8-4

Lacrosse (M) @ Mount Olive 3-15

Basketball (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 49-80

Basketball (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 89-104

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February 18

Softball vs BARTON 11-3

Baseball vs. SHIPPENSBURG 4-6

Lacrosse (W) @ UVA-Wise 12-13

Softball vs BARTON 11-0

Tennis (W) @ Elon 0-7

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February 19

Track/Field @ SAC Indoor Championships W-10th,M-10th

Golf (W) @ Converse Invite - Day 1 (Carolina CC) 

20
February 20

Golf (W) @ Converse Invite - Day 2 (Carolina CC) 4th of 9

Baseball @ Mount Olive 9-4

Lacrosse (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 11-10

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February 21

Tennis (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 6-3

Basketball (W) @ Newberry 39-59

Basketball (M) @ Newberry 84-92

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February 23

Swimming @ Royal Open (Day 1)

Tennis (W) @ Mount Olive 2 p.m.

Tennis (M) @ Mount Olive 2 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) vs. CHOWAN 3 p.m.

Baseball vs. COKER 6 p.m.

Lacrosse (W) vs. ROLLINS 7 p.m.

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February 24

Swimming @ Royal Open (Day 2)

Baseball vs. COKER 1 p.m.

Softball vs USC AIKEN 1 p.m.

Basketball (W) @ Mars Hill 2 p.m.

Softball vs USC AIKEN 3 p.m.

Baseball vs. COKER 4 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Mars Hill 4 p.m.

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February 25

Softball vs YOUNG HARRIS 1 p.m.

Lacrosse (M) vs. FLORIDA SOUTHERN 1 p.m.

Softball vs. YOUNG HARRIS 3 p.m.

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February 28

Basketball (M) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Basketball (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Lacrosse (W) @ Belmont Abbey 3 p.m.

Baseball @ UNC Pembroke 3 p.m.

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