Siloam Springs, Ark. (November 18, 2006) - John Brown women’s basketball came out fired up on Saturday afternoon, defeating Park (Mo.) 75-57. Nancy Pierre led the way with 21 points and 9 rebounds, and Ashley Wettengel pitched in 18 points 5 assists.
John Brown (2-5) has been struggling to find an offensive rhythm in the young season, but had no problem finding the basket in Saturday’s game. John Brown out shot Park 48% to 35% for the game, and also took care of the basketball by only committing 12 turnovers. Park, on the other hand, had 18 turnovers, and only a total of 8 assists. Megan Guthrie led Park (1-6) with 23 points and 6 rebounds.
Up next, John Brown travels to Lyon (Ark.) for a 7:00 p.m. match up on Tuesday.