Feb. 22, 2011
Recap | Box Score | Quotes
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -
?Marquette is 4-2 all-time against Providence. The win snapped its two game skid against the Friars.
? Marquette moved to 9-5 in BIG EAST play. The nine wins are the match second-most in BIG EAST play since MU joined the conference in 2005-06.
? Marquette used the starting line-up of Angel Robinson, Courtney Weibel, Sarina Simmons, Paige Fiedorowicz and Jasmine Collins for the first time this season. It is only the second different starting line-up MU has used this season. Robinson, Fiedorowicz, Simmons, Tatiyiana McMorris and Katherine Plouffe had started the first 26 games of the season.
? Angel Robinson played all 40 minutes for the seventh time this season.
? With 15 points, five assists and seven made free throws, Robinson moved to seventh on the all-time scoring list (1,610 points), second on the steals list (267) and second on the free throws made list (413). Robinson remains fourth on the career assists list with 544 for her career.
? Marquette had three players score in double figures for the 22nd time this season.
? Paige Fiedorowicz registered her first double-double of the season and third of her career with a game-high 20 points and 12 rebounds. The 12 rebounds matched a career high and she was one point shy of matching her career high of 21 points set against Gonzaga (11/28/08).
? Fiedorowicz's 20 points marked the second time of her career she has scored 20-or-more points; the 16th time this season she has scored in double figures and 34th time of her career.
? Jasmine Collins finished with 11 points to mark the fourth straight game and 12th game this season she has scored in double figures.
? The second half of play featured three tie scores before Marquette pulled away with its 16-2 run over the final 5:35 of the game. The Golden Eagles owned their first lead of the game, 50-48, with 3:59 to play.