Women's Basketball Concludes Exhibition Season Sunday Versus Lewis & Clark
Nov. 6, 2009
CORVALLIS, Ore. - The Oregon State women's basketball team will play its second and final exhibition game of the 2009-10 season Sunday when the Beavers play host to Lewis & Clark at legendary Gill Coliseum. Tip is scheduled for 4 p.m. PT.
The Beavers are coming off a 113-35 victory over Concordia (Ore.) Monday night to open the exhibition season. Talisa Rhea scored 23 points to pace the Beavers while newcomer Haiden Palmer added 20 points in her first collegiate game.
Oregon State shot just under 55 percent from the field in the victory, and dished off 30 assists with 38 baskets made. Both Rhea and freshman Kate Lanz had eight assists in the win.
Lewis & Clark, from the Northwest Conference, went 11-14 last season. The Pios are led by Christina Herring, who averaged 10 points per game in 2008-09.
The teams also met in the exhibition season last year. The Beavers won that game, 98-36, on the strength of 51 second-half points.
Rhea, who had 23 points against Concordia Monday, had 17 against Lewis & Clark last season, hitting on three three-pointers.
There will be no audio broadcast of Monday night's game, but there will be free streaming video available on Beaver Nation Online (osubeavers.com) in addition to a Gametracker link for fans who can't make it to legendary Gill Coliseum.
Tickets are still available for the game. Reserved tickets for individual women's basketball games are $10, while general admission for adults is $7 and senior/youth is $5.
Single-game and season tickets are available by visiting osubeavers.com, calling 1-800-GO-BEAVS or by visiting the ticket office at legendary Gill Coliseum.
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