20th-ranked Tigers defeat Millsaps, 86-52
January 23, 2004
Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw shot 60 percent from the field including 65.5 percent in the first half and never trailed on the way to an 86-52 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference victory over visting Millsaps.
The win, the Tigers' fourth straight, lifted their overall record to 14-3 and their SCAC mark to 5-1. With the victory DePauw took over sole possession of second place in the SCAC standings. Millsaps dropped to 3-13 overall and 0-6 in the SCAC.
The 20th-ranked Tigers opened the game with back-to-back three-pointers by Sarah Zondor and Amy Argetsinger to set the tone in the first half. After extending the lead to 19, DePauw closed the half with a 14-2 run to take a 53-22 advantage at halftime.
Argetsinger led the Tigers with 22 points as she hit all nine of her field goal tries. Tria Yoder added 12 and connected on all four of her three-pointers. Zondor and Colleen Powers each added 11, while Powers grabbed a game-high seven rebounds. DePauw outrebounded the Majors, 35-19. Becky McDole paced Millsaps with 14 points and Leslie Frese added 10.
Yoder and Mandy Harrison each dished out six assists as DePauw totaled 25. Sara Greer led the Majors with four assists.
The Tigers finished the contest with 33 of 55 from the field and were 19 of 29 in the first half including 7 of 11 from three-point range. DePauw connected on 9 of 16 from long range for the contest.
DePauw hosts Oglethorpe on Sunday at 2 p.m., while Millsaps travels to Rose-Hulman for a 3 p.m. contest.