North Texas Three-Game Winning Streak Snapped By The Ragin Cajuns
LAFAYETTE, La. (2/5/05) ? Anna Petrakova scored a game-high 24 points and the North Texas women's basketball team had its three-game winning streak snapped by Louisiana-Lafayette 73-66 at the Earl K. Long Gym. North Texas remains atop the Sun Belt Co
LAFAYETTE, La. (2/5/05) Anna Petrakova scored a game-high 24 points and the North Texas women’s basketball team had its three-game winning streak snapped by Louisiana-Lafayette 73-66 at the Earl K. Long Gym.
“She (Petrakova) was really tough to stop down low tonight,” said
Trailing 54-38 with remaining in the second half,
The Mean Green got as close as six points at 72-66 with 37 seconds remaining thanks to a 3-pointer by freshman Amanda Quattrocchi who finished with a career-high 11 points.
Quattrocchi had one final 3-point attempt with 20 seconds remaining fall short and Cajun’s ran the clock out for the victory.
Petrakova scored 14 of her 24 points in the second half and grabbed a game-high 11 rebounds and her 10th double-double of the season.
“I’m still really proud of the way our team fought back tonight,” Slinker said. “We played really well down the stretch and even when we were down tonight the girls never gave up and that’s really what championship caliber teams do”.
Four players scored in double figures for
The Mean Green is next in action on Wednesday night as they close out their three-game road trip at