Five Score In Double Figures in 79-58 Win For Women's Basketball

Nyre Harris scored 14 points, grabbed six rebounds, dished out six assists and had five steals in the win.
Dec. 20, 2015

Final Stats

San José, Calif.--Getting double-figure points from five different players, the San José State women's basketball team won 79-58 over UC Irvine Sunday afternoon in a non-conference game at The Event Center.

Dezz Ramos led all scorers with 20 points for the Spartans.  She was 8-for-13 from the field including 2-for-4 from three-point range.  Jasmine Smith and Nyre Harris each had 14 points, while Emily Vann and Riana Byrd came off the bench to post 11 points a piece.  Smith was 6-for-8 from the field, while Byrd was 4-for-9 including 3-for-5 from three-point range.

The Spartans won the scoring battle in all four periods and shot 45.5 percent from the field (30-66).  The team also recorded more assists, 19, than turnovers, 12.  Harris led the team with six assists and grabbed a team-best five assists in the win.

The only stat San José State did not exactly control was the rebounding as UCI has a slight 44-42 edge.  Byrd led the team with a season-best nine rebounds, while Smith and Harris each grabbed six boards.


 

 

The two teams played close for the first period.  UC Irvine jumped out to a 13-9 lead with 4:01 left in the period  before San José State scored 10 of the next 11 points to take a 19-14 lead after the first.

San José State scored the first six points of the second period to take a 25-14 lead and did not let the Anteaters get within six points the rest of the half.

The final two periods found the Spartans extending the lead into double-digits and outscoring the Anteaters 45-31.  The team led by as much as 27 twice in the fourth quarter before winning 79-58.

With the win, San José State improves to 2-8 on the year, breaking an eight-game losing streak.  The team plays its final non-conference game this Tuesday, December 22, at 3 p.m., inside The Event Center.

Non-Conference

12/20/15 2:00 p.m. at San José, Calif. (The Event Center)

SAN JOSÉ STATE 79, UC IRVINE 58

UC IRVINE (3-8)

Fajemisin, Mokun 4-9 2-2 10; Chavez, Irene 4-11 1-2 10; Piper, Mckenzie 3-7 2-4 9; Santana, Paulina 3-9 0-0 7; Kellum, Chloe 2-4 1-1 5; Sutherland, Shereen 1-7 2-4 4; Cheung-Sutton,Raelyn 2-11 0-0 4; Jackson, Tayla 2-5 0-0 4; Dee, Jenny 1-4 0-0 3; Glassow, Brittany 1-2 0-0 2; Hicks, Teirra 0-1 0-0 0; Knox, Arianna 0-0 0-0 0. Totals 23-70 8-13 58.

SAN JOSÉ STATE (2-8)

Ramos, Dezz 8-13 2-2 20; Harris, Nyre 5-11 2-2 14; Smith, Jasmine 6-8 2-6 14; Byrd, Riana 5-10 1-2 11; Vann, Emily 4-9 0-0 11; Stevens, Ellie 1-7 2-2 5; West, Rachol 1-3 0-0 3; Matthews, Kalie 0-1 1-2 1; Baird, Paris 0-0 0-0 0; Kohlhaas, Andrea 0-1 0-0 0; Ladd, Myzhanique 0-3 0-0 0. Totals 30-66

10-16 79.

UC Irvine.....................   14   13   13   18  -   58

San José State................   19   15   25   20  -   79

3-point goals--UC Irvine 4-18 (Piper, Mckenzie 1-2; Dee, Jenny 1-4; Chavez, Irene 1-7; Santana, Paulina 1-1; Jackson, Tayla 0-1; Hicks, Teirra 0-1; Cheung-Sutton,Raelyn 0-1; Sutherland, Shereen 0-1), San José State 9-24 (Vann, Emily 3-5; Harris, Nyre 2-5; Ramos, Dezz 2-4; Stevens, Ellie 1-4; West, Rachol 1-3; Kohlhaas, Andrea 0-1; Ladd, Myzhanique 0-1; Matthews, Kalie 0-1). Fouled out--UC Irvine-None, San José State-None. Rebounds--UC Irvine 44 (Jackson, Tayla 11), San José State 42 (Byrd, Riana 9). Assists--UC Irvine 15 (Cheung-Sutton,Raelyn 9), San José State 19 (Harris, Nyre 6). Total fouls--UC Irvine 20, San José State 16. Technical fouls--UC Irvine-None, San José State-None. A-311.

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