7:00 PM ET, November 30, 2006
STORRS, Conn. (AP) -- Connecticut faced its first test of the season and passed.Renee Montgomery matched her career high with 26 points and No. 7 Connecticut beat ninth-ranked Purdue 66-55 on Thursday night."We knew Purdue was going to be a tough team and we were going to have to play every possession," said Connecticut guard Ketia Swanier. "They're a top 10 team in the nation so of course it's a lot different from the teams we played earlier this season."
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Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||22-62 (.355)||25-53 (.472)|
|3P Made-Attempted||7-24 (.292)||5-12 (.417)|
|FT Made-Attempted||4-5 (.800)||11-16 (.688)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||17 (0/0)||10 (0/0)|