CARDINAL COUPLE GAME REPORT...
-LADY CARDS roll past Portland University 71-42 this afternoon in front of an announced crowd of 3211...the highest attendance to ever see a Lady Pilots home game.
Louisville used a 32-6 run over the final fifteen minutes in the first half to overcome a 10-8 deficit and lead 40-16 at the end of the first half. They would start the second half with threes from Becky Burke and Shoni Schimmel to propel them to a 57-24 advantage after another Shoni three with 14:55 remaining in the game.
Becky Burke had 17 points for the Lady Cards. Shoni and Shawnta Dyer had double figures also for Louisville. The Lady Cards shot 52% in the first half and held Portland to 22% shooting.
All eleven Lady Cards that dressed for the game played. Monique Reid was on the bench in street clothes.
Asia Taylor, Becky Burke, Shoni Schimmel, Sherrone Vails, Bria Smith. They also started the second half.
Due to a prior Saturday night engagement commitment, that's about all we have time to report this evening.
We'll have much more for you in the Sunday edition of CARDINAL COUPLE...be sure to check back!