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Final

Lafayette 54

(2-10, 2-5 away)

(25) James Madison 86

(9-1, 5-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 29, 2009

    1 2 T
    LAF 32 2254
    #25JMU 40 4686

    Top Performers

    Lafayette: L. Jackson 17 Pts, 1 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    James Madison: D. Evans 27 Pts, 2 Reb, 12 Ast, 3 Stl

    No. 25 James Madison buries Lafayette

    Associated Press

    HARRISONBURG, Va. -- Dawn Evans scored 27 points and had 12 assists to lead No. 25 James Madison to an 86-54 win over Lafayette on Tuesday night in the semifinals of the JMU Invitational.

    Tarik Hislop added 15 points for the Dukes (9-1), who outrebounded Lafayette 38-19 and shot 57.6 percent from the floor. Nichelle Glover had 11 points and seven rebounds

    The Leopards (2-10) led 17-15 with 9:40 left in the first period, but James Madison went on an 8-2 run to take the lead for good.

    Lauren Jackson led Lafayette with 17 points. LaKeisha Wright added 11 and Melissa Downey had 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LAF
    JMU
    Points 54 86
    FG Made-Attempted 19-47 (.404) 34-59 (.576)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-12 (.333) 5-14 (.357)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-17 (.706) 13-20 (.650)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 32

    Game Leaders

     
    LAF
    JMU
    PointsL. Jackson 17D. Evans 27
    ReboundsL. Wright 3N. Glover 7
    AssistsM. Downey 8D. Evans 12
    StealsL. Jackson 2D. Evans 3
    BlocksL. Wright 1K. Shepherd 3

    2009-10 Season

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