Wed, Nov/14 Final
28 Va. Wesleyan
53 vs. Salisbury
Fri, Nov/16 Final
48 Albright
69 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Nov/17 Final
71 Salisbury
64 at Gwynedd Mercy
Tue, Nov/20 Final
54 Stevenson
69 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Nov/28 Final
46 Salisbury
56 at Marymount (Va.)
Sat, Dec/01 Final
59 Salisbury
51 at St. Mary's (Md.)
Wed, Dec/05 Final
61 Catholic
47 vs. Salisbury
Fri, Dec/07 Final
61 Salisbury
52 at Elizabethtown
Sun, Dec/09 Final
64 Salisbury
47 at Wesley
Sat, Dec/15 Final
78 Salisbury
54 at Neumann
Wed, Dec/19 Final
42 Salisbury
53 vs. Randolph-Macon
Thu, Dec/20 Final
70 Salisbury
56 vs. Cabrini
Sat, Jan/05 Final
49 Penn State-Harrisburg
57 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Jan/09 Final
57 Salisbury
48 at Mary Washington
Sat, Jan/12 Final
50 Salisbury
66 at Southern Virginia
Wed, Jan/16 Final
65 York (Pa.)
73 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Jan/19 Final
56 Frostburg State
52 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Jan/23 Final
58 Salisbury
80 at Chris. Newport
Sat, Jan/26 Final
25 St. Mary's (Md.)
53 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Jan/30 Final
41 Mary Washington
49 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Feb/02 Final
65 Salisbury
42 at Penn State-Harrisburg
Wed, Feb/06 Final
62 Salisbury
72 at York (Pa.)
Sat, Feb/09 Final - OT
67 Southern Virginia
60 vs. Salisbury
Wed, Feb/13 Final
81 Chris. Newport
45 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Feb/16 Final
51 Salisbury
47 at Frostburg State
Tue, Feb/19 Final
48 CAC No. 6 York (Pa.)
67 vs. CAC No. 3 Salisbury
Thu, Feb/21 Final
60 CAC No. 3 Salisbury
66 at CAC No. 2 Southern Virginia
Sat, Nov/09 Final
80 Muhlenberg
66 vs. Salisbury
Tue, Nov/12 Final
59 Salisbury
46 at Va. Wesleyan
Thu, Nov/14 Final
57 Salisbury
63 at Widener
Sat, Nov/16 Final
59 Salisbury
75 vs. No. 13 DeSales
Sun, Nov/17 Final
80 Salisbury
34 vs. Mt. Aloysius
Wed, Nov/20 Final
61 No. 14 Marymount (Va.)
48 vs. Salisbury
Tue, Nov/26 Final
36 Wesley
79 vs. Salisbury
Tue, Dec/03 Final
74 Salisbury
39 at Catholic
Sat, Dec/07 Final
44 Neumann
83 vs. Salisbury
Sun, Dec/15 Final
76 Salisbury
41 at Goucher
Wed, Dec/18 Final
76 Salisbury
85 vs. Misericordia
Thu, Dec/19 Final
70 Salisbury
33 vs. Elmira
Sun, Dec/29 Final
63 Salisbury
72 vs. Wis.-Stout
Mon, Dec/30 Final
63 No. 20 Bethel (Minn.)
43 vs. Salisbury
Sat, Jan/11 Final
55 Salisbury
67 at Southern Virginia
Wed, Jan/15 Final
63 Salisbury
72 at Mary Washington
Sat, Jan/18 2:00 PM
St. Mary's (Md.)
vs. Salisbury
Mon, Jan/20 6:00 PM
Salisbury
at Stevenson
Sat, Jan/25 2:00 PM
Chris. Newport
vs. Salisbury
Wed, Jan/29 6:00 PM
York (Pa.)
vs. Salisbury
Sat, Feb/01 2:00 PM
Salisbury
at St. Mary's (Md.)
Wed, Feb/05 6:00 PM
Salisbury
at York (Pa.)
Sat, Feb/08 1:00 PM
Southern Virginia
vs. Salisbury
Sat, Feb/15 2:00 PM
Salisbury
at Chris. Newport
Wed, Feb/19 6:00 PM
Mary Washington
vs. Salisbury
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Women’s Basketball tops Virginia Wesleyan, 59-46

Women’s Basketball tops Virginia Wesleyan, 59-46

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – The Salisbury University women's basketball team picked up its first win of the 2019-20 season on the road Tuesday night, defeating the Virginia Wesleyan Marlins, 59-46.

THE RUNDOWN

Final Score: Salisbury 59, Va. Wesleyan 46

Records: Salisbury (1-1) | Va. Wesleyan (0-1)

Location: Jane P. Batten Student Center – Virginia Beach, Va.

BOX SCORE

HOW IT HAPPENED

First Quarter

  • Salisbury held a slight 8-6 lead through the first five minutes of the period. Kaylee Otlowski, Amber Onyekwere and Courtney Brigham all contributed field goals to get things going early for the Sea Gulls.
  • The Marlins battled back, eventually taking a 12-10 lead with 2:30 remaining in the quarter, but a 6-3 run gave Salisbury the 16-15 edge as time expired.

Second Quarter

  • The teams continued to play a tight game to begin the second quarter, with Salisbury edging out a 7-6 run through the first five minutes for a 23-21 lead.
  • The scoring stalled for both squads in the final minutes of the half as the Sea Gulls could only muster two free throws while the Marlins pulled the scoring even with a pair of field goals to send the teams into halftime tied 25-25.

Third Quarter

  • The pace in the third quarter began much the same, with both teams trading buckets through the first five minutes. A jump shot by Va. Wesleyan's Danielle Lehner gave the Marlins a 31-30 lead with 5:11 remaining.
  • The lead changing three more times in the final minutes of the quarter, but a 4-0 run by Salisbury in the closing seconds gave the visitors a 41-38 lead heading into the final period of play.

Fourth Quarter

  • The Salisbury offense really started to find its rhythm in the fourth quarter, which began with a 12-3 Sea Gull run that was highlighted by a Kolby Brown three-pointer just over three minutes in.
  • The Marlins were unable to cut into their deficit from the point forward as Salisbury held on for the 59-46 victory.

GAME NOTES

  • Freshman forward Catherine Gibson recorded a double-double off the bench in her first game as a Sea Gull, tallying 11 points to go along with 10 rebounds in only 13 minutes.
  • Sophomore forward Kaylee Otlowski led all Sea Gulls with 14 points while contributing nine rebounds. Junior guard Amber Onyekwere also added 10 points and three assists in the win.
  • Sophomore guard Lauren Fortescue pulled in nine boards to go along with seven points, seven steals, and three assists.

UP NEXT

  • The team will travel to Widener University on Thursday, November 14 to square off against the Pride beginning at 6 p.m.
  • Live stats and video will be available during the game.