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DeVault, Thompson and Wiles help propel Blue over Gold
Saturday, October 28, 2006
Johnson City, Tenn. (Oct. 28, 2006) - The ETSU women's basketball team held its annual Blue/Gold Scrimmage Saturday afternoon in Memorial Center. The Blue squad defeated the Gold team, 64-55, behind solid efforts from freshmen Devin Thompson (
After leading by one at the half, the Blue squad went on a 14-0 run to start the second half, taking a 47-32 lead with 12:38 remaining. Jenny Norman's (
The Blue team had a three players score in double figures, as Thompson poured in a team-high 19 points, DeVault added 16 and Wiles scored 12. Thompson was a perfect 9-of-9 from the free-throw line, and DeVault finished one rebound shy of a double-double, leading all players with nine.
Freshman Siarre Evans (
The Gold team led 28-20 with 3:06 remaining in the first half, but the Blue squad ended the half with a 13-4 run, to take a 33-32 lead heading into the half. The Blue team led despite being out shot from the field, 48.3 percent (14-29) to 43.8 percent (14-32). The only difference in the half came from the free-throw line, as the Blue team went a perfect 4-for-4.
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