Photo: Mark Campbell
The University of Delaware women’s basketball team earned their fourth win of the season on Sunday as the team defeated the University of North Carolina at Charlotte 49ers 73-57.
The leading scorer in the win for the Hens was senior guard/forward Jasmine Dickey, who recorded 31 points.
Redshirt junior forward Ty Battle recorded a double-double in the win with 15 points and 13 rebounds.
Sophomore guard Tyi Skinner also scored in double-digits in the game with 16 points.
Senior guard/forward Makayla Pippin led the team in rebounds with 16.
Delaware had the advantage in multiple categories in the game, which included points in the paint (28-26), points off turnovers (15-9), second-chance points (10-6),fast-break points (19-15), rebounds (54-40), turnovers (11-15), blocks (4-3), and steals (8-7).
Blue Hens also had the advantage in shooting as well, with the team shooting 36.6 % (26-71) and with UNC Charlotte shooting 31.7 %(20-63). The Hens bested the 49ers from the three-point line as well, with the team shooting 38.5 %(5-13) and Charlotte shooting 27.3 % (6-22). Delaware was also the better team at the free-throw line in this game as the team shot 80.0 %(16-20), and the 49ers shot 78.6 % (11-14).
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