Lady Pokes come back to beat Colgate, 63-62

By Brandon Troullier - bio | email

BROOKLYN, NY (KPLC) - The McNeese State Lady Cowgirls came back from a 17 point deficit to beat Colgate 63-62 in the consolation game of the Courtyard LaGuardia Turkey Classic.

Junior guard Rayawna Gatlin, who was one of four Lady Pokes to score in double figures, was named to the All Tournament Team.

MSU was led by Kendra Wells first double-double of the season with 16 points and 12 boards.  Ashlyn Baggett also had a big game with 15 points, 5 assists and 5 steals.  Ja'Niqua Kendrix was the other player in double figures with 10 points.

McNeese will travel to Lafayette on Thursday to take on the ULL Lady Rajin Cajuns.  Tip off is set at 7pm.

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