Sarah Allen Scores 22 In Victory Over Western New Mexico

With her 11 rebounds against WNM, Colleen Turnbull moved into seventh place on the school's all-time rebounding list.
 
With her 11 rebounds against WNM, Colleen Turnbull moved into seventh place on the school's all-time rebounding list.
 

Dec. 16, 2002

Box Score

SILVER CITY, N.M. - Post Sarah Allen scored a game-high 22 points and the Aggies shot a season-best 49 percent from the field as UC Davis defeated Western New Mexico, 79-58, in the first of back-to-back games between these two teams Monday night at Mustang Fieldhouse.

With the win the Aggies improve to 2-2 on the season while the Mustangs fall to 2-5.

The Aggies came out blazing as they shot 53 percent from the field in the first half, the best half of shooting UC Davis has posted this season. UC Davis built an 11-point lead at the half, 39-28, then added to it for the 21-point final margin of victory.

Allen led the way with her second-straight game of 20-plus points as she hit on 9-of-14 shots from the field, to go with four free throws. Guard Kim Omer added 11 points while Jennifer Decuir added 10 points, her fourth time in as many games to score in double figures. Colleen Turnbull grabbed a team-high 11 rebounds, moving her into seventh place on the school's all-time rebounding list with 558 career boards.

Ivana Stojkovic led the way for the Mustangs with 17 points and a game-high 13 rebounds while Mary Cavazos was the only other player in double figures with 12 points.

These same two teams will play one more game on Tuesday before UC Davis returns home for a Saturday meeting against Chico State. Tuesday's game begins at 4 p.m., PST.

UC DAVIS (2-2)
Kim Smith 4-9 0-0 8, Kim Omer 5-7 0-0 11, Jennifer Decuir 4-10 0-0 10, Sarah Allen 9-14 4-8 22, Colleen Turnbull 3-7 0-0 8, Lara Gray 0-1 0-0 0, Jackie Turpin 2-5 0-1 4, Jen Olson 1-1 0-1 2, Amanda Mansfield 1-1 0-0 3, Desiree Evans-Claassen 0-1 0-0 0, Kate Rosenberg 0-3 0-0 0, Brittany Sieger 1-3 0-0 2, Cecilia Boje 3-5 3-6 9. Totals 33-67 7-16 79.

 

 

WESTERN NEW MEXICO (2-5)
Irene Falk 0-2 0-0 0, Amy Kaaiakamanu 1-6 2-2 4, Elyza Schafer 3-7 0-2 7, Nichole Ruegsegger 3-3 2-4 8, Ivana Stojkovic 7-12 3-5 17, Tiffany Bass 0-1 0-0 0, Mary Cavazos 5-14 2-2 12, Christy Dickson 1-6 0-0 2, Bernice Castro 2-5 0-1 4, Kerri Rowland 0-0 2-2 2, Tamara Goodliffe 0-6 0-0 0, Leslie Moore 0-0 2-2 2. Totals 22-62 13-20 58.

Halftime - UC Davis, 39-28. Three-point goals - UC Davis 6-13 (Decuir 2-3, Turnbull 2-3, Mansfield 1-1, Omer 1-2, Sieger 0-1, Gray 0-1, Smith 0-2), WNM 1-16 (Schafer 1-5, Goodliffe 0-2, Dickson 0-2, Kaaiakamanu 0-2, Cavazos 0-5). Rebounds - UC Davis 42 (Turnbull 11), WNM 40 (Stojkovic 13). Assists - UC Davis 19 (Turpin 5), WNM 9 (Schafer/Cavazos/Dickson 2). Fouls - UC Davis 20, WNM 16. Fouled out - Ruegsegger.