No. 21 George Washington Clobbers VCU 78-37
Cathy Joens scores 28 points as Colonials improve to 2-1 on the season.
Dec 1, 2002
WASHINGTON (AP) - Cathy Joens hit six 3-pointers and scored 28 points to lead No. 21 George Washington to a 78-37 victory over Virginia Commonwealth on Sunday.
Joens scored 12 of George Washington's first 17 points and finished with 24 in the first half, matching Virginia Commonwealth's total at the break.
Lindsey Davidson scored 13 points and Anna Montanana added 11 for the Colonials (2-1).
Cyndy Wilks led Virginia Commonwealth (1-2) with 12 points.
The Colonials closed out the first half with an 11-4 run for a 40-24 lead at the break, but was held without a field goal for the first six minutes of the second half.
The Rams, who had 38 turnovers and shot 21 percent in the game, closed within 13.
The Colonials countered with a 19-4 run to put the game out of reach.
George Washington shot 11-for-28 from 3-point range and had 20 steals.