By Framingham State athletics
FRAMINGHAM – The Framingham State University women’s basketball team saw four players tally double figures as the Rams established a new FSU single game point record in a 102-55 victory over Westfield State University Monday evening in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action at the Athletic Center at Framingham State.
With the win, the Rams remain undefeated in the Conference and 12-3 overall.
Westfield State drops to 8-9 overall.
INSIDE THE NUMBERS:
- Senior Camille Desrochers buried a three with 2:53 left on the clock in the fourth quarter to set the new single game record of 102 points. The old mark was 101 points set on January 11, 2020 in a contest against Westfield.
- Sophomore Flannery O’Connor led all scorers with a double double effort of a game-high 28 points and 15 rebounds to go along with two assists and two steals.
- Classmate Katty Haidul added a double double of her own with 21 points and a game-best 20 rebounds. That is Haudul’s second game this season with 20 rebounds.
- Senior Krysta Padellaro notched the Rams third double double in the game as she tallied 17 points and added 11 rebounds, six assists and a steal.
- Desrochers finished the game with 17 points connecting on 5-of-7 from behind the arc to go along with two rebounds, two assists and three steals, while sophomore Gwendolyn Carpenter finished just shy of a double double with nine points and a game-high 11 assists.
- The Owls were led on the offensive end by Jordan Grant who tallied a team-high 18 points off the bench. Grant connected on 9-of-14 from the floor and added eight boards, two assists and two steals.
- Maddie Pond chipped in with seven points, while Jess Gardner and Olivia Hadla added six apiece.
- The Rams shot 56% from the floor in the game (42-75) and 62% from behind the arc (5-8), while the Owls connected on 23% of their offerings (18-79) and just 9% from behind the arc (3-36).
HOW IT HAPPENED:
- The Rams opened the game with a 9-0 run fueled by four points from O’Connor.
- The Owls got on the board with a pair of Jess Gardner free throws with 7:46 on the clock making the score 9-2.
- The Rams controlled the paint in the first quarter outscoring the Owls 22-2 in the frame and leading by as many as 20 in the opening quarter before taking a 29-12 lead after one. O’Connor led all scorers with 13 points in the opening frame.
- The Rams continued to build the lead in the second quarter and kept the Owls off the scoreboard until the 2:52 mark when Grant converted a jumper making the score 41-14.
- The Rams received double doubles from O’Connor and Haidul in the first half as they led 52-21 at the break.
- The Rams maintained the large lead throughout the second half en route to the victoy.
UP NEXT: The Rams are back in action on Wednesday night when they host Worcester State for a MASCAC clash at 5:30 p.m., while the Owls travel to Fitchburg State on Wednesday for a league game at 5 p.m.