FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

January 24, 2006

 

Rhode Island College Women’s Basketball Score Report

Providence, RI

 

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Final

UMass Dartmouth (8-10, 2-6)
20
31
 
51

Rhode Island College (8-9, 1-7)

30

33

 

63

 

GEISLER POWERS RIC PAST UMD, 63-51
Junior Forward Posts Double-Double as RIC Earns First LEC Win

            Providence, RI—Rhode Island College junior forward Kari Geisler (Deerfield, NH) scored a game-high 18 points and grabbed 13 rebounds in the Anchorwomen’s, 63-51, win over UMass Dartmouth. The win is the first Little East Conference victory for RIC this season, which improves to 8-9 overall and 1-7 in league play. The Corsairs fall to 8-10 overall and 2-6 in the Little East.

 

The win for RIC stops a three-game LEC losing streak. Geisler is two rebounds shy of moving into second place all-time at RIC in career boards. Sophomore forward Colleen Feeney (Providence, RI) had 16 points, seven rebounds and four assists.

 

Senior guard Kerri Augenstein (East Greenwich, RI) had 13 points and six boards in a losing effort for the Corsairs.

 

In upcoming action, RIC will play at Plymouth State on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 1 p.m. UMD will host Wheaton on Thursday, Jan. 26 at 7 p.m.

 

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