ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- The NCCAA No. 4 ranked women's basketball team managed to stay on top of the SLIAC standings heading into the Christmas vacation as they traveled to Fontbonne and won 61-48 on Saturday.
Greenville's rebounding efforts saw them outpace Fontbonne on the boards by a 38-30 margin. Crosier paced the squad with nine caroms.
The Panthers held a 16-12 lead after the first quarter, but a second period that saw Greenville end with a 25-16 scoring advantage allowed GU to take a commanding 41-28 lead at the half. The teams scored equal totals of 12 and eight points in the third and fourth quarters, respectively.
The Panther (9-2, 4-0 SLIAC) return to action on Wednesday, January 3, in H.J. Long Gymnasium against MacMurray.