Northridge Women Routed in Montana


The Cal State Northridge women’s basketball team saw its four-game winning streak come to an end with a 75-38 loss to Montana in a Big Sky Conference game Saturday in front of 4,275 at Montana.

Northridge (6-7, 3-1 in conference play) shot 28.2 percent from the field (11 of 39) and 53.8 percent from the free-throw line (14 of 26).

Tannea Nelson, Edniesha Curry and Tammie Mills each were held to six points for the Matadors.


Montana is 11-4, 4-0.

In other women’s basketball games:

Pepperdine 84, Gonzaga 81--Jenny Frank had 32 points and 14 rebounds, and the Waves (13-5, 2-0) rallied from a three-point halftime deficit to defeat the Bulldogs (9-5, 1-1) in overtime in a West Coast Conference game at Gonzaga.

Angie White had 16 points and Dana Sulenski and Liz Paulson each added 15 points for Pepperdine.

Ventura 98, Pierce 41--Amirah Leonard had 23 points, eight steals and seven assists, and Lynda Amari added 18 points and five assists for the Pirates (19-1) in a Western State Conference game at Ventura.

Moorpark 64, Glendale 60--Rachel Rough scored 20 points and Melissa Shoden added 16 points for the Raiders (11-6) in a WSC victory at Glendale.


Moorpark 86, Canyons 71--Ceneka Shaw scored 26 points and Cameron Henderson added 20 for the Raiders (7-8) in a WSC victory at Canyons.

Bryan Finley led Canyons (8-9) with 23 points.

Glendale 95, Oxnard 65--Will Ruffin had 24 points for the Vaqueros in a WSC game at Glendale. Chris Johnson had 13 points and 13 rebounds for Oxnard (2-17).


Cal State Bakersfield 82, The Master’s 70--Jerome Joseph scored 15 points for the Mustangs (13-7) in a nonconference game at Bakersfield.

CS Dominguez Hills 80, Cal Lutheran 56--Cory Johnson had 19 points and Michael Salser added 17 points and 10 rebounds for the Kingsmen (4-7) in a nonconference game at Cal State Dominguez Hills.

Cal Lutheran led, 32-29, before the Toros (4-8) went on a 13-0 run to close out the first half.


Pepperdine 7, St. Mary’s 0--No. 1 singles player Brad Sceney won his match, 6-1, 6-2, to help the Waves (2-0) to a nonconference victory at Pepperdine.