December 29, 2002

Brown Falls to Villanova

Dec. 29, 2002

The Brown University Women's Basketball Team fell in the first round of the Wildcat Christmas Classic to host team Villanova 70-50. The Bears will face the University of New Hampshire in the consolation game tomorrow Monday, December 30 at 5:00 p.m. at the Pavilion on the campus of Villanova University in Philadelphia, PA.

The Bears were led by junior Nyema Mitchell (Birmingham, AL) who recorded a double double accumulating 11 points and 11 rebounds. Junior Tanara Golston (Skokie, IL) added eight points and six boards. Golston led the team in assists recording five.

Also scoring in double digits for the Bears were freshmen Sarah Hayes (Beaufort, SC) with 13 and Colleen Kelly (Rochester, NY) with 11. Kelly led the team in steals with four.

The Bears are now 2-6 overall. Brown will go on to face Sacred Heart after the tournaments conclusion, Thursday January 2, 2003.