No. 18 George Washington 97, Mo.-Kansas City 50
NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ Darlene Saar scored 19 points Friday night and No. 18 George Washington opened its season with a 97-50 romp over Missouri-Kansas City in the first round of the Green Wave Classic.
The Lady Colonials advanced to Saturday’s championship game against Sacramento State or Tulane.
For George Washington, which led 50-19 at halftime, Tajama Abraham scored 16 points while Debbie Hemery, Carrie Goheen and Lisa Cermignano added 14 each.
Amy Thompson led Missouri-Kansas City (0-2) with 24 points and 11 rebounds. The Lady Kangaroos committed 43 turnovers and shot 32 percent from the field.