BUFFALO, N.Y. –
Senior Krystin Hargrove (Silver Spring, Md./Springbrook)
scored a team-high 19 points, including her 1,000th as a Bobcat, but it wasn’t enough as Frostburg State fell to Medaille 86-44 Saturday afternoon in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference play.
Hargrove entered the game needing just 12 points to move past 1,000 for her career. She accomplished the feat with the first of a pair of made free throws with 10:47 left in the second half.
She had just two points in the first half but exploded in the second for 17. She also managed seven steals, five rebounds and three assists.
In her first collegiate start, freshman Sidra Bing (Columbia, Md./Catholic of Baltimore) was second for FSU with eight points including five assists and four rebounds.
Medaille (7-1, 4-0) was led by Amanda Baker with 21 points on an 8-of-9 shooting effort from the field. She also grabbed nine rebounds. Amanda Walling was second with 12 points while Tiffany Collins netted 11 points and a game-high 12 boards.
The Mavericks used a 44-point first half, while holding the Bobcats (6-3, 2-2) to just 13 points, to put the game out of reach. Medaille then outscored Frostburg State in the second, 42-31 to earn the win. MC set season-highs in first half and total points in the win.
For the game, Medaille was 31-of-59 (52.5%) from the floor while Frostburg State was 17-of-71 (23.9%) from the field.
Medaille pulled away early in the first, scoring the games first 10 points over the opening five minutes of action. The Mavericks would build that lead to 31-points, 44-13, with 32 seconds left in the half.
The MC defense held FSU to just five baskets in the first half.
The second half was much like the first, as Medaille held its lead in the 30-plus point range for most of the period.
The Mavericks took a game-high 44-point lead with just 32 seconds left in the game. Hargrove ended the scoring with a jumper with 23 seconds remaining.
FSU returns to the court on January 4 when it hosts No. 11 ranked Mary Washington at 5:30 pm.
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Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303