San Francisco Game Notes
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Coming off a huge win to open the conference season, Santa Clara women's basketball travels up the road to play at San Francisco Saturday at 2 p.m.
The Broncos opened West Coast Conference action with a 64-63 victory over BYU in Leavey on Thursday. It was the first win for Santa Clara over the Cougars since 1998.
Santa Clara is 60-36 all-time vs. San Francisco with the first meeting coming in 1964-65. Last year the Broncos took both meetings against the Dons.
Santa Clara (6-6, 1-0 WCC) is scoring 64.9 points per game this season while shooting 40.6 percent from the field and 31.5 percent from beyond the arc. The Broncos are outrebounding opponents 37.7-35.8 while forcing 16.3 turnovers per game.
Morgan McGwire leads the team with 12.8 ppg and is a team-best 48.0 percent from the field. She also leads the way with 1.3 blocks per game and is second on the Broncos with 6.9 rebounds per game.
Emily Wolph has hit a team-high 27 3-pointers and is shooting a team-best 90.0 percent from the charity stripe. She also leads the team with 4.5 assists per game and is second with 12.2 ppg.
Lori Parkinson leads the team with 7.8 rpg and 1.7 steals per game while scoring 10.5 ppg. Marie Bertholdt is scoring 11.3 ppg to go with 6.1 rpg.
San Francisco (7-5, 1-0 WCC) is being outscored on the season 68.8-66.7 and outrebounded 39.6-38.9 The Dons are shooting 40.7 percent from the field and 32.3 percent from beyond the arc.
Rachel Howard leads the team with 14.3 ppg and is tied for the team-lead with 5.4 rpg. Kalyn Simon is shooting a team-high 53.8 percent from the floor and 52.9 percent from 3-point land while knocking down 18 3-pointers to lead the Dons. She is scoring 10.7 ppg to go with 3.5 rpg.
Anna Seilund scores 10.1 ppg and leads the way with 3.1 apg and 1.8 spg. Hashima Carothers is tied with Howard with 5.4 rpg and is scoring 7.0 ppg.
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