No. 15 Louisville women rout Gardner-Webb 92-27
LOUISVILLE, Ky.—Antonita Slaughter scored a career-high 23 points to lead No. 15 Louisville past Gardner-Webb 92-27 Saturday.
Slaughter made 7 of 9 3-pointers and Shoni Schimmel added 12 points for the Cardinals. Catrina Green led the Bulldogs with 11 points.
Louisville (8-2, 0-0 Big East) scored the first 10 points and never looked back, forcing GWU into seven of its 36 turnovers in the first 3:16. GWU went nearly four minutes before getting its first shot off.
The Cardinals took a 35-7 lead, highlighted by four of Slaughter's 3-pointers, all assisted by Jude Schimmel. Senior Monique Reid scored Louisville's next eight points and Louisville led 44-14 at halftime.
GWU (0-8, 0-0 Big South) traded baskets with Louisville for the first three minutes of the second half. A layup from Green made it 51-19 with 17:05 remaining.
The Cardinals went on a 24-4 run in the next 10 minutes.