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BRUNSWICK, Ga. (February 8, 2020) – The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) women's basketball team (15-6, 9-4 TSC) dropped an 84-59 decision to the Coastal Georgia Mariners (17-6, 11-3 TSC) on Saturday afternoon.
The Wildcats were led offensively by junior Tianna Ayulo and sophomore Carol Hadnot who each posted 15 points in the game. Ayulo shot 6-fo-18 from the floor and grabbed a game-high 12 rebounds for her sixth double-double of the season. Hadnot went 5-of-13 from the field including a game-high four 3-pointers.
JWU ended the game shooting 26.5 percent from the floor (22-of-83) and was 10-fo-40 from 3-point range (25.0 percent). The Mariners shot 26-of-61 from the field (42.6 percent) and knocked down 21.4 percent from downtown (3-of-14). CCG out-rebounded JWU, 48-39, despite a 25-18 edge for the Wildcats on the offensive glass.
JWU will return home to take on the Ave Maria Gyrenes on Thursday, February 13. Game time is slated for 5:30 p.m.
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About JWU Athletics: JWU Athletics is home to more than 150 student-athletes in 11 different sports. Established in 1998, JWU Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Sun Conference. Athletic events are held the Wildcat Center and the Miami Shores Recreation Complex (9825 NE 7th Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138).
About JWU: Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 13,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its four campuses in Providence, Rhode Island; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Charlotte, North Carolina. An innovative educational leader, the university offers degree programs in arts and sciences, business, culinary arts, design and engineering, education, health and wellness, hospitality, nutrition and physician assistant studies. Its unique model integrates arts and sciences and industry-focused education with work experience and leadership opportunities, inspiring students to achieve professional success and lifelong personal and intellectual growth. The university's impact is global, with alumni from 125 countries pursuing careers worldwide. For more information, visit jwu.edu.
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