@AU_WBasketball Cruises to 77-55 Win Over Colgate

Junior Cecily Carl vs. La Salle (11/13/2017)

HAMILTON, N.Y. - The American University women's basketball team registered a dominating victory over Colgate on Tuesday, 77-55.

The Eagles now rise to 2-0 in the Patriot League, 9-4 overall, while the Raiders fall to 0-2 in the conference and 4-9 overall.

Four of AU's starters came away with double-figure performances, starting with 18 points from junior Cecily Carl. Junior Elina Koskimies followed with 17 points to tie her single-game career-high while senior Emily Kinneston had 14 points and senior Michael Harris 10.

Carl also led the team on the boards with six rebounds, while Kinneston led the team with eight assists and four steals.

The Raiders were led by a pair of nine-point efforts from Chelsey Koren and Haley Greer. Tegan Graham led the team with seven rebounds.

Stay tuned for the full recap.

The Eagles will return home on Friday for a 7 p.m. tipoff against Navy. Tickets for this and all AU basketball home games can be purchased by clicking here.

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