Mont Alto, PA - The Penn State Fayette women's basketball team picked up a much-needed PSUAC win Tuesday night at PSU Mont Alto, 82-59.
Riley made seven out of 11 shots from the floor and all eight of her free throw attempts while four of Burnsworth's seven made baskets were three-pointers.
Playing a solid all-around game, Riley had seven rebounds and shared team honors with six assists as well.
Junior Lyndsey Huhn (California, PA/California HS) finished with seven points, eight rebounds and six assists while fellow junior Siteri Tale (Uniontown/Laurel Highlands HS) also grabbed eight rebounds.
Fayette outscored Mont Alto in each quarter and trailed for only 17 seconds in the game.
Up 22-17 after the first quarter, Fayette extended its lead to 38-28 at the half.
After Fayette was able to extend its lead to 53-39 after three, it outscored Mont Alto 29-20 in the fourth to put the conference game out of reach.
Fayette shot 45.5% (30-66) for the game and 41.2% (7-17) from beyond the arc while Mont Alto shot 39.0% (23-59) for the game and 35.7% (5-14) for the game.
Karley Coleman looked best for Mont Alto with 16 points.
Fayette hosts PSU York Saturday at 1:00 p.m.
For more information on the women's basketball team, go to https://www.psfathletics.com/sports/wbkb/index.
Written by Bill Hughes