Fort Myers, FL- FGCU (5-2) dominated Webber International University, from the tip, en route to a 91-55 win Thursday night from Alico Arena.
FGCU shot 45.5% (35/77) from the field, 34% (16/47) from beyond the arc and outrebounded the Warriors 50-34. The Eagles dished out 23 assists, had 7 steals, and 6 blocks in the game. FGCU forced 14 Webber turnovers and had 12 team turnovers of their own.
Kierstan Bell went right at the Warriors from the tip, en route to a career high 32 pts, 12 reb, leading to another double double for her. Bell only played 20 minutes in the game and FGCU ran away with this game, like they should have. TK Morehouse finished with 18 pts, 6 asts, 4 reb in the game and went 3/6 from beyond the arc. Andrea Cecil contributed 10 pts also, finishing in double figures for FGCU.
Tough defense by FGCU led to Webber only going 3 for 22 from beyond the arc. The Eagles led this game 50-28 at the half.
Outstanding Players (WIU):
Rushell Jacob 14 pts, 4 reb
Amaya Small 10 pts, 4 reb
Outstanding Players (FGCU):
Kierstan Bell 32 pts, 12 reb
TK Morehouse 18 pts, 6 asts, 4 reb
FGCU (5-2) heads on the road to face FIU (3-1) Sunday afternoon at noon from the Ocean Bank Convocation Center.