WOMEN'S BASKETBALL FALLS TO OREGON STATE
CORVALLIS, Ore.- The Sacramento State women's basketball fell to the Oregon State Beavers by a score of 100-45 on Sunday, Nov. 16 at Gill Coliseum.
With the loss, the Hornets fall to 0-2 on the season, while the Beavers improved to 1-0.
Oregon State opened the contest with a 10-2 run, and shot 18-of-30 from the field, 60.0 percent, to take a 51-18 halftime lead. The Beavers continued their hot shooting in the second half, shooting 18-of-35 from the field, finishing the game hitting 55.4 percent of their shots from the field.
Senior Atty Boyer (Sacramento, Calif.) led the Hornets with 15 points and eight rebounds, hitting 6-of-9 from the field and 3-of-4 from the foul line. Junior Charday Hunt (Portland, Ore.) also scored in double figures, collecting 13 points in 27 minutes of action. The Hornets were 15-of-42 from the field for the game (35.7 percent), while shooting 11-of-15 from the foul line. Freshman Nneka Payne (Auburn, Wash.) scored seven points off the Hornet bench, making her third three-pointer of the season.
Sophomore Talisa Rhea led the Beavers with 42 points on 14-of-24 shooting from the field, including a Pac-10 record 10 three-pointers. The Beavers out rebounded the Hornets 38-21, including 18 offensive rebounds.
The Hornets return to action on Thursday, Nov. 20 as they travel to take on Santa Clara. Tipoff from the Leavey Center is set for 7:05 p.m.