Tournament Preview – No. 2 William Jessup vs. No. 3 Simpson

Simpson University Sports News

02.22.2013

REDDING, Calif. - Simpson University's women's basketball team is playing the William Jessup Warriors on Saturday, Feb. 23, in round two of the California Pacific Conference Tournament. Simpson is the No. 3 seed, and William Jessup is the No. 2 seed.

Site: Warrior Arena – Rocklin, Calif.

Date: Saturday, Feb. 23 at 7:30 p.m.

Coaches: Simpson - Derrick Pringle Jr., William Jessup - Guin Boggs

Previous Matchups (Series tied 1-1)

January 17 – William Jessup 75, Simpson 67 (Warrior Arena - Rocklin, Calif.)

Taylor Borba had a double-double with a game high 27 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Warriors to victory. Nichole Jones and Sarah Quantz had 15 points apiece for the Red Hawks. Simpson outrebounded William Jessup 37-32. Ashley Rose had 23 points, and Sara Petersen had 16 points for William Jessup. Madison Cox and Biannca Padilla both had nine points for Simpson. The Red Hawks made 13 more free throws than William Jessup.

February 2 – Simpson 76, William Jessup 73 (Heritage Student Life Center - Redding. Calif.)

Jones had 16 points to lead the Red Hawks to the win. Taylor Borba had 25 points, and Sara Petersen had a double-double with 17 points and 19 rebounds for the Warriors. William Jessup out-rebounded Simpson 43-29. Tiffany Aaserude had 15 points, and Quantz had 14 points for the Red Hawks. The Red Hawks had eight more made steals than the Warriors.

Statistical Leaders Per Game

Simpson   William Jessup
Nichole Jones - 14.5 Points Ashley Rose - 16.7
Ariassa Wilson - 7.1 Rebounds Sara Peterson - 9.3
Ariassa Wilson - 2.4 Assists Ashley Rose - 3.2
Nichole Jones - 3.5* Steals Taylor Borba - 2.3
Tiffany Aaserude - .5 Blocks Alexandria Westbrook - 1.3*

*conference leader


Team Statistics

  Points Rebounds Assists Steals Blocks
Simpson 64.9 36.6 11.8 12.8 1.7
William Jessup 64.8 36.9 11 10.5 3.3

 

Story by Derrick Pringle, Jr.

Photo by Carol Thacker

View the women's basketball schedule and results page

 

Contact: Derrick Pringle, Jr.
dpringle@simpsonu.edu
(530) 226-4731