Bridgeport, Conn. - The University of Bridgeport women's basketball team hosted LIU Post on Wednesday night, and the visiting Pioneers picked up and East Coast Conference win by a 78-51 margin. UB is now 6-16 overall and 3-9 in the ECC. LIUP is now 15-6 overall and the Pioneers are 10-1 in conference play.
Bridgeport junior Samnell Vonleh (Swampscott, Mass.) had a double-double on the night with 12 points and 14 rebounds, and she also seven blocks and two steals. Sophomore Jaqualah Holliman (Boston, Mass.), who went 5-for-7 from the floor, finished with a Brudgeport career-best 12 points of the bench.
Turnovers proved to be the difference in the contest, as Bridgeport committed 28 turnovers that the Pioneers turned into 30 points; while LIU Post had a total of 16 turnovers on the night.
Up next, the UB women's basketball team heads back out on the road for an East Coast Conference matchup versus NYIT on Saturday afternoon at 1:00 p.m.