Lady Choctaws Top Chargers In Season Opener || Written By: Kyle Lewis

CLINTON, Miss. — The Mississippi College women’s basketball team opened the Greg Long era with a 72-48, Gulf South Conference victory over the University of Alabama in Huntsville on Friday, Dec. 11. The 24-point victory helped snapped a six-game slide in the series for the Lady Choctaws.

Four Lady Choctaws scored in double figures led by newcomer Jay Levy with a career-high 16 points. Freshman Rivers Futral added 15 points. Moriah Hurst posted a double-double with 12 points and 12 rebounds while Alana Canady poured in 10 points.

MC shot 48.9-percent from the field and was 83.3 percent from the free throw line. The squad also grabbed 43 rebounds.

UAH was led by Holly Harris with 16 points while Alexis Woods chimed in 12 points. Harris also paced the Blue and White on the glass with four rebounds. The Chargers managed just 29.8 percent from the floor and had a clip of 69.2 from the charity stripe.

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