Lady Cats advance in Women’s NIT

Sparked by an early 14-0 run and a season-best 54 first-half points, the Western Carolina Lady Catamounts raced to a double-digit lead six minutes into last night’s game (March 15) and never let up, advancing to the second round of the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT) with a 91-63 thrashing of the East Tennessee State Buccaneers in the Ramsey Center. Western travels to face Virginia Tech in the second round this Saturday, March 17 at 7 p.m. at the Cassell Coliseum in Blacksburg, Va.

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