LeNoir Leads Trojans Past Titans While Shooting Perfect From Floor
Dec. 1, 2007
Junior point guard Camille LeNoir scored 19 points, hitting 9-of-9 shots from the field and a career high in steals to lead the Women of Troy in a 104-77 victory over Cal State Fullerton at Titan Gym on Friday (Nov. 30).
USC improved to 3-2, while the Titans fell to 1-4.
The Trojans had five players in double figures and used an 11-3 second half run and 70 percent shooting from the floor to defeat the Titans with the highest scoring total for USC since 1994.
Sophomore Heather Oliver tallied a career high 14 points along with fellow classmate Morgan Medlock, who posted career highs with 4 assists and 4 steals.
The Woman of Troy were 44-of-68 (64.7%) overall from the field and 4-of-10 from three-point range.
After Cal State Fullerton's point leader Lauren Chow scored the first bucket of the game, after which, the Trojans responded with a 13-0 run over the next two-and-a-half minutes. With tough defense USC was able to hold the Titans scoreless for over three minutes.
USC was up by as many as 20 points in the first half, but with a 15-4 run, Cal State Fullerton brought the Trojans' lead down to seven before heading into the locker room.
The Trojans shot 69.7 percent from the field in the second half, hitting 13 of their first 14 baskets to build a 17-point advantage at 76-59.
A 24-9 run gave USC its biggest lead of the game at 32 points, eight of them coming from the foul line.
The Women of Troy dominated the game in the paint, scoring 62 of their 104 points down low, led by the duo of Nadia Parker and Medlock, who combined for 29. Parker finished with 14 while Medlock added 15 points.
USC's next match up is against Utah on Monday, December 3rd at 7 p.m. at the Galen Center.