News From Terre Haute, Indiana

February 20, 2013

Despite 24 points from Allen, SMWC falls by 21

Staff report
Associated Press

CLINTON — Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College got 24 points from Whitney Allen but lost a 98-77 decision to Robert Morris-Springfield in women’s basketball Monday night in the old Clinton High School gym.

Hailee Rittinger and Brandi McDaniel added 15 and 10 points respectively for the Pomeroys.

Cassandra Baker paced Robert Morris with 25 points.



ROBERT MORRIS-SPRINGFIELD (98) — Tayeh 2-7 0-0 5, Baker 10-15 4-8 25, Christie 2-6 1-3 7, Smith 4-9 0-0 11, Osby 8-20 1-2 17, Bradley 1-3 0-0 3, Krone 4-5 2-2 10, Taylor 2-6 2-4 6, Porter 2-3 1-4 6, House 3-10 0-0 8. Totals 38-84 FG, 11-23 FT, 98 TP.

SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS (77) — Allen 11-21 1-1 24, Bruce 3-8 1-3 7, Lopez 0-1 0-0 0, Pea 3-9 2-2 9, Weaver 3-14 0-0 7, McKemie 1-1 3-3 5, Rittinger 4-9 3-4 15, McDaniel 4-12 2-4 10. Totals 29-75 FG, 12-17 FT, 77 TP.

Halftime score — RMS 50, SMWC 38. 3-point shooting — RMS 11-21 (Smith 3-5, Christie 2-3, House 2-3, Bradley 1-1, Baker 1-2, Porter 1-2, Tayeh 1-5), SMWC 7-24 (Rittinger 4-6, Allen 1-3, Pea 1-5, Weaver 1-6, Bruce 0-1, McDaniel 0-3). FG Pct. -- RMS .452, SMWC .387. 3-pt. FG Pct. — RMS .524, SMWC .292. FT Pct. — RMS .478, SMWC .706. Rebounds — RMS 54 (Smith 12, Baker 9, Osby 8), SMWC 46 (Rittinger 9, McDaniel 8). Assists — RMS 22 (Baker, Smith and House 4), SMWC 18 (Bruce 8, Pea 4). Steals — RMS 17 (Baker 6, Tayeh 3), SMWC 5 (Bruce 2). Turnovers — RMS 18, SWMC 28. Blocks — RMS 1 (Krone), SMWC 5 (McDaniel 2, Bruce, Lopez and Weaver). Total fouls — RMS 17, SMWC 17. Fouled out — McKemie.

Next — The Woods was slated to play its final game of the season Tuesday night at home against Spalding University. Results were not available before the Tribune-Star’s news deadline.