LCU Lady Chaps win regional opener

LCU Lady Chaps win regional opener
LCU Basketball (Source: Lubbock Christian University)

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - The No.2 LCU Lady Chaps had a sensational start jumping out to a 26-7 lead thanks to 16 first quarter points from Maddi Chitsey and they never looked back, topping Tarleton State 78-46 in the South Central Regional at the Rip Griffin Center Friday night.

Chitsey led LCU with 18. Tess Bruffey added 17 points and 13 rebounds.

LCU moves to 29-1 and into a Semifinal game 7:30 p.m. Saturday night at the Rip Griffin Center, where the Lady Chaps have won 48 games in a row.

LCU held Tarleton to just 7 points in the first and 6 in the 4th.

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