Pleasantville, N.Y.-The University of Bridgeport women's basketball team closed out play in the season-opening Pace University Classic with an 81-50 loss versus the Southern Connecticut State University Owls. UB is 0-2 on the season; while SCSU raises its record to 2-0.
For the second straight game, junior Edna Marant (Philadelphia, Pa.) led the Purple Knights in scoring, as she was the only player to reach double figures with 10 points. Senior Elinor Avny (Raanaana, Israel) just missed double-figure scoring with nine points.
Junior Ivy Morrison (Topeka, Kan.) led UB in rebounding grabbing eight boards.
The Purple Knights are next in action at Post University in Waterbury, Conn. this Thursday night (Nov. 18th) at 8:00 p.m.