Published: Wednesday, November 2, 2011
Updated: Thursday, November 3, 2011 17:11
Sophomore forward Jane Morrill prepares to shoot a basket from the paint Tuesday night at the Convocation Center against the University of Maryville.
The Lady Red Wolves won their first exhibition game, 78-73, behind Morrill's 20 point, nine rebound performance
Junior guards Quinishia McDowell and Ashley Olvera both scored 14 points.
McDowell and Olvera powered an ASU comeback in the first half, scoring 10 points each to help the Lady Red Wolves lead 41-37 at half time before Maryville took the lead again in the second half.
Maryville led 71-69 when ASU went on a 9-0 run in the final minutes before a last second shot by Maryville made the final score 78-73.
The leading scorers for Maryville were Shelby Miller and Abby Duethman with 16 points each.
The Lady Red Wolves second and final exhibition game will be on Nov. 7 against Christian Brothers at the Convocation Center. at 7:05 p.m.