December 29, 2012, in Danbury, CT where the Colonials were able to defend their home court against the Dolphins and win 77-56. Tonight’s game will be the first time the Dolphins have faced the Colonials at the Sports & Rec Center and will hope to protect their court. The Colonials are 2-0 against the Dolphins all-time and have averaged 82 points per game in both contests while the Dolphins have only averaged 57.
Western Connecticut, winners of four straight, come into tonight’s game with a 4-1 overall record while averaging 60 points per game. Senior Guard, Caroline Brasa, is leading the team in scoring as she averages 19 points per game while grabbing 9 rebounds. The Colonial defense has been solid so far this season as they are holding opponents to 56 points per game.
The Dolphins come into tonight’s game coming off of a CUNYAC win against Hunter College 62-44. CSI has won two in a row improving their record to 3-3 overall and are feeling confident coming into tonight’s matchup. Freshman guard, Christina Pasaturo, is leading the Dolphins in scoring as she averaging 15 points per game on 48% shooting from the floor. Senior guard, Nikki Fabozzi, will limit the Colonials second chance opportunities as she will look to protect her glass with 7 rebounds per game.
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