Advertisements
Latest News

Borova’s 48 points, the most in an NJAC tournament game

Follow The Capital Sports Report on WordPress.com

By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

On Tuesday night, William Paterson senior guard Floriana Borova may have had her best-game of her college career.

She came into the game with a 21.4 points per game average. But in the New Jersey Athletic Conference Tournament semifinal game against The College of New Jersey, she doubled her average in one game.

Floriana Borova (Photo by William Paterson Sports Information)

Floriana Borova (Photo by William Paterson Sports Information)

Borova scored 48 points against the Lions in their final regular season at Packer Hall. With just seconds left in the game, she had the ball in her hands, and went to the net.

She shot a jump shot over a Lions defender, and the ball would eventually go in the basket. However, those two points were waived off, because her head coach Erin Monahan called a time out after Borova shot the ball.

“I don’t know,” said New Jersey Athletic Conference commissioner Terry Small said. “Unfortunately, we don’t have tournament records. It was the most points in any game by an NJAC women’s basketball player since the conference began keeping statistics in 2003.”

Borova’s epic performance, included 34 points in the second half. Her teammates only scored 8 of the 42 points the Pioneers scored in the second half.

The 48 points are the most points ever scored at Packer Hall by a women’s basketball player. The previous high was by former Lions player Hillary Klimowicz on January 24, 2009, when she scored 35 points.

Any Corrections?. You can contact Anthony at publisher@thecapitalsportsreport.com.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Follow Anthony: @alcaruso3 on Twitter | Anthony Caruso III on Facebook
Follow us: @CapSportsReport on Twitter | The Capital Sports Report on Facebook

Advertisements

Enter your email address to follow The Capital Sports Report and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 728 other followers

Any Corrections?. You can contact Anthony Caruso III, Publisher at publisher@thecapitalsportsreport.com.

Follow us: @CapSportsReport on Twitter | The Capital Sports Report on Facebook

©2007-2017 The Capital Sports Report. Please honor copyright! Piracy hurts writers, devalues their works, and puts you and your employer at risk of lawsuits. All original materials contained on this website are protected by the United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcasted without the prior written permission.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s