UT Arlington women lose by 20 on road

Posted Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013  comments  Print Reprints
A

Have more to add? News tip? Tell us

The UT Arlington women suffered their ninth straight loss to open the season, falling to Northern Arizona 85-65 on Saturday afternoon.

NAU (3-3) shot 68 percent from the field in the first half to build a 48-32 halftime lead. The Lumberjacks shot 59 percent for the game.

Leading 12-8 early, the hosts went on a 14-0 run. NAU’s lead ballooned to 23 in the second half.

“The first-half run that NAU went on was detrimental. It was the difference in the ballgame,” UTA coach Krista Gerlich said. “We couldn’t get the stops when we needed them and we didn’t execute well.”

UTA shot 33 percent from the field. Desherra Nwanguma and Briana Walker led UTA with 14 points each, and Laila Suleiman had 11.

Looking for comments?

We welcome your comments on this story, but please be civil. Do not use profanity, hate speech, threats, personal abuse, images, internet links or any device to draw undue attention. Our policy requires those wishing to post here to use their real identity.

Our commenting policy | Facebook commenting FAQ | Why Facebook?





Saturday, April 19Full Scoreboard
Toronto «5Final | Box
Cleveland0
St. Louis «4Final | Box
Washington3
LA Angels2Top 9th | Box
Detroit5@theBallpark | TV: FS1
Baltimore2Top 9th | Box
Boston4@theBallpark | TV: MASN, WJZ, NESN
Minnesota4Bottom 6th | Box
Kansas City5@theBallpark | TV: FSN-N, FSN-KC
Cincinnati0Top 6th | Box
Chicago Cubs3@theBallpark | TV: FSN-OH, CSN-CHI
Houston0Bottom 1st | Box
Oakland0@theBallpark | TV: MLB N, CSN-HOU, CSN-CA
Milwaukee 4/19 7:05 PM ET
Pittsburgh TV: FSN-WI, ROOT-PIT
Seattle 4/19 7:10 PM ET
Miami TV: ROOT-NW, FSN-FL
Atlanta 4/19 7:10 PM ET
NY Mets TV: FSN-S, WPIX
NY Yankees 4/19 7:10 PM ET
Tampa Bay TV: YES, Sun Sports
Chicago WSox 4/19 8:05 PM ET
Texas TV: WGN, FSN-SW
Philadelphia 4/19 8:10 PM ET
Colorado TV: CSN-PHI, ROOT-RM
Arizona 4/19 8:10 PM ET
Los Angeles TV: FS1, SportsNet LA
San Francisco 4/19 8:40 PM ET
San Diego TV: CSN-BA, FSN-SD
Full Scoreboard
Saturday, April 19Full Scoreboard
Brooklyn «94Final | Box
Toronto87
Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, Game One. Brooklyn leads series, 1-0.
Golden State292nd Qtr 8:55 | Box
LA Clippers31TV: ABC
Western Conference Quarterfinals, Game One.
Atlanta 4/19 7:00 PM ET
Indiana TV: ESPN, SportSouth
Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, Game One.
Memphis 4/19 9:30 PM ET
Oklahoma City TV: ESPN, FSN-OK
Western Conference Quarterfinals, Game One.
Full Scoreboard
Full Scoreboard
No games this week
Full Scoreboard
Saturday, April 19Full Scoreboard
Chicago02nd Prd 18:26 | Box
St. Louis2TV: NBC, CBC, RDS
Western Conference Quarterfinals, Game Two. St. Louis leads series, 1-0.
Columbus 4/19 7:00 PM ET
Pittsburgh TV: NBCSN, CBC, FSN-OH, ROOT
Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, Game Two. Pittsburgh leads series, 1-0.
Minnesota 4/19 9:30 PM ET
Colorado TV: NBCSN, TSN, Altitude
Western Conference Quarterfinals, Game Two. Colorado leads series, 1-0.
Full Scoreboard