Lady Lions survive Shockers in tourney opener

By The Sports Network
March 23, 2014 - 5:06pm

University Park, PA ( - Maggie Lucas scored a game-high 22
points and cleared a career-best nine rebounds as the Penn State Lady Lions
defeated the Wichita State Shockers, 62-56, in the first round of the NCAA
Tournament's Stanford Regional at the Bryce Jordan Center.

Joining Lucas in double figures for the third-seeded Lady Lions (24-7) were Ariel Edwards and Talia East with 17 and 13 points, respectively, the latter accounting for a game-high 13 rebounds as well.

The 14th-seeded Shockers (26-7) were led by Michaela Dapprich who dropped in 19 points on 5-of-10 shooting be