Lakewood, N.J.-The University of Bridgeport women's basketball team evened its season record at 3-3 and picked up its second straight victory, as the Purple Knights defeated the host Lions of Georgian Court University, 73-58, on Saturday afternoon in New Jersey. With the loss, GCU remains winless on the season at 0-7.
UB senior Samnell Vonleh (Swampscott, Mass.) led all scorers in the game wit 25 points, and she also grabbed nine rebounds for the winners.
UB lead 31-29 at the half and broke the contest open by outscoring the hosts, 17-8, in the third quarter.
Up next, the UB women's basketball team will open East Coast Conference play at home on Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. against the University of the District of Columbia.