GENEVA, N.Y. - SUNY Geneseo junior guard Natalie Alfieri led all scorers with 16 points to lead the Knights to an away victory over the Herons, 68-54, Tuesday night.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- The Knights started the game on 15-6 run, closing out the the first quarter with a 20-11 lead.
- Geneseo held the Herons scoreless for the first four minutes of the second quarter, going into halftime with a 43-24 lead.
- The Herons surged back in the third quarter outscoring the Knights 14-10, cutting the lead to 53-38.
- Geneseo held on to their lead in the fourth, ending the game 68-54.
- First-year forward Lauren Romito tallied her first collegiate double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds and added five blocks.
- The Knights shot 24-for-52 (46.2%) while holding William Smith to just 17-for-66 (25.4%) shooting.
- Junior guard Lindsay Halpin netted 14 points while senior guard Sara Ciotti dished a game-high six assists.
The Knights (2-0) will travel to play Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) on Saturday, November 16th at 5:00 p.m.