Women’s Basketball Roundup: RMU vs. Iowa

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Cortney Peasley

The Colonials were unable to end their two game road skid and lost their third straight road contest Saturday in the hands of St. Francis.

Ian Kist, Staff Reporter

December 6, 2015

Iowa 69 (8-1), RMU 50 (4-4): The Colonials traveled to Iowa City, Iowa for a battle with the Hawkeyes of Iowa Sunday afternoon. Robert Morris was handed their fourth loss of the season but they did lead Iowa 16-12 after the first quarter of play.  However, the Hawkeyes pulled away in the fourth quarter outscoring the Colonials 22-9 to walk away victorious 69-50. Junior’s Anna Niki Stamolamprou and Rebeca Navarrro led RMU with 13 points. Sophomore’s Megan Smith and Mikalah Mulrain led the Colonials in assists with eight each. Robert Morris shot 30.3 percent from the field and 28.6 percent from long range.