The Pacific women’s basketball team continues it postseason run in about 10 minutes as Utah visits Spanos Center in the third round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament. The Tigers (27-7) will host Saint Mary’s in a quarterfinal matchup on Saturday with a victory, but it won’t come easy against the Utes (20-13) of the [...]
The Tigers are maintaining their lead as its 56-44 with 7:52 left in the game. Ashley Wakefield leads all scorers with 14 points. It’s a star-studded Pacific crowd that includes university president Pamela Eibeck, athletic director Ted Leland and men’s basketball coach Bob Thomason and players including Lorenzo McCloud and Ross Rivera.
Arizona State has had a couple of spurts early in the second half, but so far the Tigers are hlding them off as they lead 46-36 with 13:15 left in the game. Ashley Wakefield leads Pacific with nine points. We are in the midst of a delay after Arizona State’s Kali Bennett shoved down Pacific’s [...]
Pacific finishes the first half on a 13-3 run over the final 3:30 and leads Arizona State 33-24 at halftime. The Sun Devils are known for their tough defense, but the Tigers held them to 7 of 23 shooting in the first half and forced 12 turnovers. It’s been a balanced effort on offense as [...]
We’re at the media timeout at the 7:59 mark in the first half as Pacific leads the Sun Devils 11-10. After a slow start against a physical Arizona State defense, the Tigers have gotten a boost from their bench. Junior Ashley Wakefield has come in and hit a 3-pointer and dished an assist to senior [...]
The Sun Devils are what Lynne Roberts thought they were. They’re about six minutes into the first half here at Spanos Center for the first round Women’s National Invitation Tournament and it’s been a tough, defensive game so far with multiple bodies hitting the floor. Sophomore Gena Johnson has two driving layups for Pacific, but [...]