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Carson, Rutgers overwhelm Villanova

Feb 18, 2007 - 5:42 AM VILLANOVA, Pennsylvania (Ticker) -- Essence Carson and Rutgers stood too tall against Villanova.

Carson had 16 points and 12 rebounds to lead the 23rd-ranked Scarlet Knights to a 62-32 romp over Big East Conference rival Villanova.

Rutgers (17-7, 10-3 Big East) closed out the first half with a 9-1 run for a 27-15 lead, then used an 11-0 spurt to take a commanding 47-22 advantage midway through the second half.

Heather Zurich scored 13 points, Kia Vaughn added 10 and eight rebounds and Matee Ajavon 10 points for the Scarlet Knights, who had a 22-4 edge in points in the paint.

Stacie Witman was the lone double-figure scorer with 14 points for Villanova (7-19, 1-12), which shot 22 percent (12-of-55) from the floor.








  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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    RUTGERS (23) 27 35 62
    VILLANOVA 15 17 32 FINAL

    Feb 17 9:11 PM


  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    RUTGERS (23) 27
    VILLANOVA 15 HALFTIME

    Feb 17 8:12 PM