Women's Basketball Beats IUPUI, 72-58
Nov. 23, 2001
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla.-Sheila James (Orlando, Fla.) scored a team-high 17 points to lead Miami to its third straight victory in a 72-58 win over visiting IUPUI Friday night in Knight Sports Complex.
The Hurricanes (3-0) are off to their best start since the 1992-93 season. The Jaguars fall to 1-3 overall.
The lead changed seven times within the first 10 minutes of the game, until Miami went on a 6-0 run sparked by Hutashi Wilson (Ontario, Canada) with 6:17 remaining in the half.
The Hurricanes took a seven-point advantage into the locker room at halftime with a score of 31-24.
Miami shot 53% from the field in the second half and used an 18-2 run early on to gain the double-digit lead over IUPUI.
Despite a late run by the Jaguars, Miami managed the 14-point win over IUPUI.The Hurricanes scored 28 points off of 33 IUPUI turnovers.
Miami is back in action Tuesday night travelling to face South Florida.