Marist
LSU
49 - 68 Final
  for this game

Fowles, LSU pull away from Marist

Mar 25, 2008 - 2:34 AM NEW ORLEANS (Ticker) -- Sylvia Fowles had 19 points and 13 rebounds as second-seeded Louisiana State pulled away in the second half for a 68-49 victory over No. 7 Marist in a second-round game of the New Orleans Regional.

Erica White added 15 points, four steals and four assists for the Lady Tigers (29-5), who snapped the Red Foxes' 22-game winning streak.

LSU advances to play No. 3 seed Oklahoma State on Saturday in a "Sweet 16" matchup.

Leading by just two points at halftime, LSU shot 55 percent (17-of-31) to break away from Marist (32-3), which was making its second straight appearance in the second round.

Julianne Viana scored 21 points, including five 3-pointers for the Red Foxes, who committed 19 turnovers that led to 28 points for the Lady Tigers.








  • NEW ORLEANS REGIONAL
    AT BATON ROUGE LA
    NCAA WOMENS BB NEW ORLEANS REGIONAL
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    MARIST (7) 27 22 49
    LSU (2) 29 39 68 FINAL

    Mar 24 9:07 PM


  • NEW ORLEANS REGIONAL
    AT BATON ROUGE LA
    NCAA WOMENS BB (7) MARIST 27
    (2) LSU 29 HALFTIME

    Mar 24 7:58 PM
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    RUWTbot Added 24 roots (Ranked Teams)

    Marist(7) 27, LSU(2) 29  HalfMar 24 7:58 PM