TCU-UNLV Postgame Notes

Feb. 10, 2009

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TCU 75, UNLV 46
Fort Worth, Texas (Daniel-Meyer Coliseum)
Feb. 10, 2009

-TCU moved to 15-8 on the season and 7-3 in MWC play.

-TCU swept the regular season series with UNLV for the third straight season.

-Helena Sverrisdottir totaled 15 points, 10 assists, five steals and four rebounds. Tuesday marked Sverrisdottir’s second double-figure assist game of her career. She also had 10 during the Dec. 7 road win over No. 3 Cal.

-Sverrisdottir is the only player in the MWC this season with two 10-assist performances. Only one other league player has registered 10 in a game this season (Air Force’s Anna Gault—10 vs. North Carolina Central).

-Sverrisdottir recorded her 200th career assist on her second helper of the game.

-Antoinette Thompson broke her previous career high for rebounds in the first half alone with five boards. Her previous high of three came against San Diego State on Jan. 28.

-TK LaFleur lead TCU with 21 points, her sixth 20-point outing of the season.

-Emily Carter’s 15 points extended her streak of double-figure outings to 11, which ties Sverrisdottir’s team season-high streak recorded during the opening 11 games of the season.

-UNLV’s 25 turnovers marked a season high for a TCU opponent.

-TCU shot 50.0 percent or better from 3-point range for the fifth time this season at 55.6 percent. The figure ranks third-best for the squad this season.



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