News 12 @ 6 Friday March 14, 2008
Florence, SC--The ladies from Augusta State picked up a first round win in the NCAA tournament by downing Shaw University 88-70. The Lady Jags led by five at the half and were able to extend the lead as the second half went on to the comfortable victory.
Jasmine Godwin led the offense with 14 points including three from three point land. All told, five Jaguars hit for double figures as Deo Ngulela had 10 points and 7 assists while Sherika Parker tallied 13 points while grabbing 10 rebounds.
With the victory, Augusta State moves into the second round on Saturday as they'll take on Wingate. That'll be a 6PM tip-off also in Florence, SC.