From CU Media Services
Summer Price poured in 23 points to lead Campbell to a 5849 Big South Conference women’s basketball win over Charleston Southern on Tuesday evening inside Gore Arena in Buies Creek.
Price tallied 20 or more points for the sixth time this season on 9-of-19 shooting (47.4 percent) from the floor.
MaKala Rouse joined Price in double figures, contributing 13 points and snagging nine rebounds for Campbell (9-5, 2-1).
Rachel Burns’ 13 points led Charleston Southern (6-8, 1-2), including a 6-of-8 mark at the charity stripe. Weknyne Dumorne and Lexii Cassell posted eight rebounds each to lead the Buccaneers on the glass.
Campbell led for more than 38 minutes in Tuesday’s contest, gaining its largest lead (22 points) midway through the third quarter. Micaila Coleman capped off a 17-4 run to start the second half for CU and reach a 42-20 advantage with 5:24 to play in the period.
Campbell heads to Clinton, S.C., for a 2 p.m. league game on Saturday at Presbyterian.
Campbell’s Summer Price takes aim from beyond the arc.
Daily Record Photo/Paul Burgett