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Adair, defense leads George Washington over La Salle

Jan 24, 2008 - 5:59 AM WASHINGTON (Ticker) -- Jessica Adair had 14 points and No. 17 George Washington used a strong second half to blow past La Salle, 50-32, in Atlantic 10 Conference action on Wednesday.

It was the 12th straight win over the Explorers for the Colonials, who led by only two at the half.

But George Washington (15-4, 3-1 A-10) scored the first 12 points after intermission en route to a 26-8 run that expanded its lead to 48-28 with 5:59 to play.

La Salle (9-10, 1-3) shot just 28 percent (12-of-43) from the field and committed 18 turnovers for the game.

Carlene Hightower had 11 points to lead the Explorers, who have lost three of their last four games.








  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    LA SALLE 20 12 32
    GEO WASHINGTON (17) 22 28 50 FINAL

    Jan 23 8:39 PM


  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    LA SALLE 20
    (17) GEO WASHINGTON 22 HALFTIME

    Jan 23 7:43 PM