posted on December 04, 2009 12:54
MOBILE, Ala-- The University of Mobile women's basketball team used a record-setting performance from Gerica Johnson to run past visiting Concordia College-Selma 112-58 Saturday evening at Pharr Gym.
Johnson scored a school-record 40 points, grabbed 12 boards, dished out 6 assists and finished with 9 steals.When she scored her 40th point on a three-pointer with 10:17 left, she equaled Concordia's team total at that point.
Davina Jefferson added 26 points off the bench and Alice Honnery finished with 14 points, 9 rebounds and 5 blocks.
The Lady Rams out shot Concordia 64% to 31%, forced 41 turnovers and used a big first half to set the tone, leading 59-16 heading into the break. Johnson outscored Concordia 27-16 by herself in the opening half. UM shot 70% in that opening half and forced 30 turnovers, while Concordia struggled to hit 21% of its shots.
Mobile (8-2) will return to action Jan. 7 when they host GCAC foe Loyola University at 5:30 pm.