Women's Basketball Falls at Gonzaga Saturday Afternoon
The Bulldogs used a 10-0 run to go up 19-11 with 11:13 remaining before Mikail Price’s three cut the Gonzaga lead to 21-14 with 9:36 left in the first half.
The Bulldogs, who held Nevada without a field goal for the last 4:10 of the first half, scored 18 points off the Pack’s first-half turnovers to take a 43-23 lead at the half. The Pack shot 26.7 percent (8-of-30) from the field in the first half while the Bulldogs shot 48.4 percent (15-of-31).
Gonzaga opened the second half on a 10-3 run to increase its lead to 53-26 with 16:35 remaining in the second. The Bulldogs shot 60.7 percent (17-28) in the second half.
Criner finished the game with a team-high 15 points and was 3-for-3 from the free throw line while Fitzgerald added 10. Bre'Anna Henry and Fitzgerald each grabbed a team-high five rebounds for the Pack.
For the Bulldogs, Heather Bowman, 19 points, 14 rebounds led three Gonzaga players in double figures.