JACKSON, Tenn. - 12/8/2006 - The No. 3 ranked Union University Lady Bulldogs closed out the first half of their season with a big 104-29 win over Paul Quinn College (Texas). Union goes into the Christmas break with a 9-2 record. Paul Quinn fell to 1-6 with the loss.
Union led 49-11 at halftime to put the game out of reach early. The Lady Bulldogs then opened the second half with a 13-0 run as they cruised to 55 second half points to earn the 104-29 win.
For Union, all eight players scored for the Lady Bulldogs, including seven players in double figures. DJ Sissoko led the way with a game-high 18 points. Josephine Owino tallied a double-double with 17 points and 13 rebounds. Jessica Graves also recorded a double-double with 10 points and 11 assists. Crystal Eason added 17 points including 3-of-6 from behind the arc. Latorya Fuller scored 15 points, Natanya Smith tallied 14 points and Kaitlin Dudley added 11 points. Union shot 63-percent from the field, including 29-percent (5-of-17) from behind the arc.
Paul Quinn was led by Andrea Anderson with 14 points. The Lady Tigers shot just 19-percent from the field, including six-percent (1-of-16) from three point range.
The next game for the Union Lady Bulldogs will be on January 4, 2007 when they open TranSouth Conference play at Cumberland University (Tenn.). Union's next home game in January 11 versus conference newcomer, Mid-Continent College (Ky.)
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