Defense leads top-ranked Lane to 87-43 rout of Mount Hood

01/06/2013 18:13

Lane Community College forced 32 turnovers and raced away to an 87-43 women’s basketball victory over Mount Hood at the Titans’ gym on Saturday.

Megan Shields led LCC (15-0, 1-0 NWAACC South) with 14 points and 15 rebounds, and Simone Thompson added 12 points as all 12 Titans scored. Nicole Hannifan also had 10 points for Lane, which led 50-13 at halftime.

The Titans are a unanimous No. 1 in the NWAACC coaches poll.

Leslie Capps led the Saints (2-10, 0-1) with 10 points.

 

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