February 9, 2011
EASTON, Pa. _ Four players scored in double figures as the Leopards cruised to a 65-42 win over Colgate. Sarah McGorry recorded her first career double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds, while LaKeisha Wright led all scorers with 13 points. Lauren Jackson and Elizabeth Virgin , each tallied 12 points for the Leopards. The Leopards led wire-to-wire, starting out on an 8-2 run over the opening 5:26 of the game. Colgate cut the deficit to two points at 10-8, but the score would never be within one possession again. A 15-0 run spotted Lafayette a comfortable 25-8 advantage with 7:30 to go in the half. The offense continued to click en route to posting a season-best 44 points in the period, sending the Leopards into the locker room with a 44-28 edge. The Leopards erased all thoughts of a Colgate rally with a 14-2 run to start the second half. The lead grew as large as 28 points - and never dipped below 20 - the rest of the way as Lafayette allowed just 14 second-half points in a 65-42 win.
Lafayette 65, Colgate 42