Battle posts double-double in Blue Hens Dominating 86-59 win vs Northeastern

Photo: Mark Campbell

The University of Delaware women’s basketball team took home their first win of 2021 in dominating fashion with a 86-59 win against the Northeastern University Howlin Huskies on Monday.

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The leading scorer in the win for the Blue Hens was freshman guard Tyi Skinner who had 16 points.

Redshirt junior forward Ty Battle recorded a double-double in the Hens win with 13 points and 14 rebounds.

Three other Blue Hen players scored in double digits, which were redshirt junior guard/forward Chyna Latimer (14), junior guard/forward Jasmine Dickey (13), and junior guard Jewel Smalls (11).

Delaware had the advantage in multiple categories in the game, which included points in the paint (36-30), points off turnovers (34-13), second-chance points (15-9), fast-break points (17-9), bench points (35-9), rebounds (43-35), assists (20-13), turnovers (18-21), blocks (3-1) and steals (10-8).

Blue Hens also had the advantage of shooting as well, with the team shooting 47.7 %(31-65) and with the Northeastern shooting 36.2 %( 21-58). Delaware also bested the Huskies at the three-point line as the team shot 41.7 %(10-24) and the Northeastern shot 18.8 %(3-16). The Hens made sure to make their time at the free-throw line count as the team shot 63.6 % (14-22). The Huskies shot 60.9 % (14-23) at the free-throw line in the game.

Let’s get into all four quarters: click below for the full recap.

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