. . . which is now in the Naismith Memorial
Basketball Hall of Fame
out: Someone lost a contact lens! But seriously . . . here
are the Lady Greyhounds, in their pre-game huddle.
No. 10, there, is Jen Behagg ’05, Hamburg, N.J., who
made the final free-throw shots in the December 7 game against
Susquehanna University, setting an NCAA record.
The Lady Greyhounds set an NCAA record by
making 35 out of 35 free-throw attempts in their December
7 game with Susquehanna University.
In something of an
anticlimax, they then went on to win the game, 61-53.
According to NCAA records, the 35-for-35
performance is the highest total for any level of the NCAA,
women. The best women’s performance in history
was by the University of Kansas with a 31-for-31 performance on February
11, 1996. The top men’s performance was 34-for-34
by the University of California at Irvine on February
21, 1981, and Samford University on December 20, 1990.
it’s their opponent. In fact, Moravian is now
53 for 53 against Susquehanna in its last two games
at Johnston Hall. The Greyhounds’ 18-for-18
performance against Susquehanna on February 19, 2003,
had been the highest perfect
game total in Middle Atlantic Conference history
prior to the December 7 game.
The Naismith Memorial
Basketball Hall of Fame in
Springfield, Massachusetts, requested the game
The hall of fame also asked Moravian to provide
a videotape of all 35 successful free throws,
a game program, a ticket stub, and a box score
from the game.
These will go on display in February in a new wing called “New
The star of the free-throw victory was Katie
Rizman ’07, Wall, N.J., who
shot 11-for-11. Guard Jen Behagg ’05, Hamburg, N.J., sank
a pair of free throws with one second remaining on the clock to
off the perfect game.
The Greyhounds’ other free-throw shooters
included forward Tracie Shipman ’04,
Philadelphia, and forward Kelly Applegate ’07, Easton, each
going five-for-five; and forward Lindsay Brase ’06, Bethlehem,
guard Nicole Savino ’06,
Macungie, and forward Jenny Hackleman ’07, Solvang, Calif.,
each going two-for-two at the foul line.
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