Mountain Lions Roll Regis in First Home Stand of 2012

By Nathan Gibson published January 13, 2012

COLORADO SPRINGS- The University of Colorado Colorado Springs Mountain Lions defeated the Regis Rangers 73-63 at the Gallogly Events Center Friday evening. 

In the first home stand of the new year, the Mountain Lion women did not show any signs of a holiday lull.  This game was pivotal in terms of playoff positioning for the Lady Mountain Lions as both Regis and UCCS came into the game with 4-5 RMAC records.  The win helped UCCS to improve to 10-6 overall, 5-5 in conference play.

The Mountain Lions led the majority of the game with highlights galore.  Jeri Pikul led UCCS with 19 points while teammates Jessica Brown and Abby Kirchoff added 18 points each.  Lauryn Near provided some incredible energy off the bench, hauling in 11 rebounds in 13 minutes. 

The Mountain Lions continue RMAC play tomorrow when they will host the Metropolitan State Roadrunners.  Tip off will be at 5:30 pm.

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