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No. 24 Vincennes University women’s basketball shuts down John A. Logan

VINCENNES, Ind. – The No. 24 Vincennes University women’s basketball team defeated visiting John A. Logan 100-50 Saturday night at the P.E. Complex.

The Trailblazers started the game off strong outscoring the Volunteers 31-9 in the first quarter of play.

This was an important win for VU coming off of its 83-78 loss to No. 15 Wabash Valley on Wednesday night.

VU Statistical Leaders

Sophomore Jhala Henry (Jeffersonville, Ind.) shined tonight contributing 26 points with three 3-pointers.

Sophomore Fess Hawkins (Bentonville, Ark.) scored 13 points on the night with 13 total rebounds.

Freshman Elena Aznar Chamarro (Zaragoza, Spain) scored 15 points.

Freshman Gara Jorge Garcia (Galdar, Spain) put up 16 points.

VU Coach Harry Meeks says. . .

“We wanted it as aggressive as you could get it, John A. Logan is always a good team. We don’t want to give away points when we don’t have to.”

“Coming off a loss to Wabash Valley, it’s essentially a trap game. If you don’t show up to play, they’ll beat

you. John A. Logan is a team with a great history and is very capable of doing just that.”

Notes

  • VU improved its overall record to 20-4.
  • The Trailblazers have a 10-0 record at home.

Next up

The Trailblazers travel to Lincoln Trail College on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 6:30 p.m. EST at Robinson, Ill.

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