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Offensive explosion leads Griffins to win

Feb. 25, 2008 -The Fontbonne University women's basketball team used an offensive explosion to beat Lincoln Christian College Saturday (Feb. 23) scoring a season-high 100 points. The Griffins knocked off the Preachers 100-57 to improve to 15-9 overall and 12-3 in the St. Louis Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SLIAC).

Fontbonne was led by seniors Heather McAllister with 15 points and Molly Rozier with 13 points. Fifteen Griffins scored in all as Fontbonne shot 50 percent from the field and 48 percent from behind the arc. Fontbonne held the Preachers to 11 percent shooting from behind the arc and forced them into 34 turnovers.

Fontbonne returns to the court Tuesday night as they host Greenville College at 6:00 p.m. in the regular season finale. Fontbonne will then turnaround and play Greenville again on Friday night in the semi-final of the SLIAC Post-Season Tournament at 6:00 p.m. at Maryville University. The finals are schedule for Saturday at Maryville at 7:00 p.m.