DURHAM, N.H. - Five players scored in double figures for the Wildcats as UNH shot 50 percent from the field in defeating Spartak Moscow, 95-90, Thursday evening at Lundholm Gymnasium.
Sophomore Danielle Clark (Corinna, Maine) led the Wildcats with 20 points, making all three three-pointers she attempted and hitting 9-of-10 shots from the free throw line. Ebony Woods (Philadelphia, Pa.) also shot the ball well, making 6-of-7 shots from the field, including a perfect 4-for-4 from the three-point line, to score 16 points.
Kate Dillon (Overland Park, Kansas) led New Hampshire in rebounding, grabbing seven boards to go along with her six points. Whitney Edwards (Mount Vernon, N.Y.) ran the offense, dishing out 11 assists while committing only three turnovers.
Lindsay Adams (Theresa, N.Y.) kicked off her senior campaign with a solid effort, scoring 14 points and grabbing five rebounds. Ashley Cerniglia (Pittsford, N.Y.), a freshman, started the game and scored 14 points on 6-of-8 shooting from the field. Fellow freshman Lindsay Formica (Schwenksville, Pa.) contributed ten points off the bench.
Marina Bezgina led Spartak Moscow with 21 points, with Viktoria Timofeeva and Nelli Nevsorova each contributing 17 points. Spartak shot 55.2 percent from the field and 79.2 percent from the free throw line to keep the game close until the end.
New Hampshire opens the regular season on Friday, November 19, against Dartmouth at 7 p.m. at Lundholm Gymnasium.