Chambers leads SUNY Canton women's basketball to win over Thomas in Ward's first win
Waterville, ME – Antanasia Chambers led the Roos with 21 points and 12 rebounds as Josh Ward earned his first win as a head coach. SUNY Canton defeated host Thomas College, 69-59, on Saturday.
THE BASICSResult: SUNY Canton 69, Thomas 59
Location: Larry Mahaney Gymnasium – Waterville, ME
Records: SUNY Canton (1-5, 1-1 NAC) | Thomas (2-5, 1-1 NAC)
HOW IT HAPPENED
Josh Ward earns his first win as SUNY Canton head coach on Saturday afternoon thanks to multiple standout performances by the Roos.
The Roos held the lead for the duration of the game, leading 19-12 after the first quarter. They then went on a 10 point run to start off the second quarter and led 53-41 at the end of the half.
Along with Chambers efforts, Breanna Cullers and Jenifer Morgan-Aubin added to the scoreboard with 14 and 13 points, respectively.
Teammates Sadé Rogers scored 10 points while Autumn Watkins secured seven rebounds.
Kaylee Ravalgi posted 18 points for Thomas.
The Roos led the Terriers in field goal percentage 42% to 29%, three-point percentage 56% to 27%, and free throw percentage 87% to 54%.
The women's basketball team returns to the hardwood on Friday when it hosts Maine Fort Kent at 5 p.m. in the Roos House.