Lady Lions leap past Florida

By The Sports Network
March 25, 2014 - 10:03pm

University Park, PA ( - Dara Taylor and Maggie Lucas each
notched 22 points to help the third-seeded Penn State Lady Lions take down the
11th-seeded Florida Gators, 83-61, in the second round of the NCAA Tournament
at Bryce Jordan Center.

Taylor added eight rebounds and four assists to her stat line, but turned the ball over six times for Penn State (24-7), which will advance to the Sweet 16 to meet second-seeded Stanford on Sunday. Ariel Edwards chipped in 18 points with two steals in the win.

Kayla Lewis scored 20 points and pulled down nine boards to pace Florida (20-13). Jaterra Bonds scored 14 points, and Carlie Needles added 13 points in the loss, hitting 4-of-11 from 3-point range.