Tigers record 20th win for seventh time in last eight years
February 15, 2004
Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw improved to 20-3 overall and stayed in a first-place tie with Trinity in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference standings after an 82-51 victory over visiting Rhodes. The Tigers improved to 11-1 in the SCAC with their 10th straight win. Rhodes dropped to 11-13 overall and 4-9 in the SCAC with the loss. The 20 wins marks the seventh time in the last eight years that DePauw has won at least 20 games.
The Tigers trailed only at 2-0 and held as much as a 24-point lead in the first half before going to the intermission with a 45-23 advantage. Rhodes closed to within 17 with a 9-2 run early in the second half, but DePauw came out of a timeout and scored four straight to push the lead to 21. It would reach as many as 37 late in the half.
Amy Argetsinger and Sarah Zondor each scored 17 for the Tigers, while Jordan Cuddy scored 16. Lora Filsinger led the Lynx with 15, while Taylor Cook added 14. DePauw held a 44-21 advantage on the boards and grabbed 15 on the offensive glass. Lindsay Houin hauled down eight boards for the Tigers, while Cook led Rhodes with four.
DePauw travels to Centre for a 6 p.m. game on Friday, February 20.Back