Women's Hoops Returns to Action With 50-Point Win in California

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THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. – The Bowdoin College women's basketball team hit ten three-pointers as they showed little rust from a long layoff in a 99-49 victory at Cal Lutheran on Saturday afternoon.

In their first game in 18 days, the third-ranked Polar Bears improved to 10-0 with the triumph. Cal Lutheran falls to 2-6 with the loss.

Game Highlights

  • Bowdoin connected on 55% of their shots in the first half, including six three-pointers, as they put the game out of reach early.
  • Sparked by an early three-pointer from high-scorer Moira Train, the Polar Bears jumped to a 15-4 lead and never looked back, leading 24-11 after one quarter and 54-23 at the break.
  • The Polar Bears extended their lead to as many as 54 points in the fourth quarter on their way to the victory.

By The Numbers

  • Moira Train had her best game of the season, scoring a game-high 19 points, including 5-7 from three-point range.
  • Megan Tan sparked a 43-point effort by the Bowdoin bench with a career-high 15 points to go along with six rebounds and four assists.
  • Maddie Hasson and Dorian Cohen had 12 points and six rebounds apiece while Samantha Roy had eight assists.
  • Bowdoin finished at 58% from the field for the contest, and also went 13-14 from the free throw line in the victory.
  • The Polar Bears also owned a 47-26 edge in rebounds.

Up Next

  • The Polar Bears will close out 2019 with another game in California on Monday as they play at Chapman at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT.