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Scott Leads Hopkins Past Dickinson, 72-54

Lillian Scott Scored 25 points.
Jan. 23, 2018

Box Score

The Basics
• Score: Johns Hopkins -72, Dickinson - 54
• Records: Johns Hopkins (10-7, 9-3 CC) • Dickinson (6-11, 6-6 CC)
• Location: Baltimore, MD (Goldfarb Gym)
• The Short Story: Lillian Scott scored a game-high 25 points as the Johns Hopkins women's basketball team defeated Dickinson College 72-54 on Tuesday night.

How it Happened
• The Blue Jays pulled away by 12 in the first quarter as Maggie Spitzer converted both of her free-throws to make the score 18-6. The Red Devils scored the next five points to pull to within seven, however, Scott made a layup to put JHU up nine at 20-11.
• Johns Hopkins scored the first six points of the second quarter to extend its lead to 15. A jumper from Marissa Varnado later in the quarter gave the Blue Jays a 21-point lead as Hopkins went into the halftime break leading 43-24.
• A jumper from Emily Padalino got Dickinson to within 17 but Sophia Way nailed a three to put Hopkins back up by 21.
• The Blue Jays got their biggest lead of the game on a layup by Spitzer which put JHU up 27 at 72-45 and Hopkins would go on to win the game by a score of 72-54.

What it Means
• Hopkins improves to 47-28 against the Red Devils as the Blue Jays swept the season series for the first time since 2014-15.
• Way has made a three-pointer in ten straight games.

Inside the Box Score
• Scott led all scorers with 25 points while Way added 16.
Rory Cole led Hopkins with ten rebounds and she also added nine points, while Lexie Scholtz grabbed nine rebounds in the game.
• Johns Hopkins had five blocks and 12 steals in the game as the JHU defense held Dickinson to 33.3% shooting from the floor.

Up Next
• The Blue Jays will remain home as they will host McDaniel on Thursday, January 25 at 6 pm.

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