Amber Gray Leads Four Musketeers in Double-Figures Scoring with 14
Johnson and Moss Won Their Final Home Game
Seniors Sabrina Johnson and Tyeasha Moss will be Recognized Following the Game
Pachko Leads Musketeers with 15 Points, Nine Rebounds
XU at Dayton Wednesday, Feb. 22
Xavier sent off its 2012 Senior Class with a 70-61 victory over Massachusetts at Cintas Center on Sunday. Seniors Sabrina Johnson and Tyeasha Moss were honored after the game and scored a team-high 13 points a piece.
Women's basketball hosts Massachusetts for senior night. Members of the team tells us how the seniors have meant to them and the seniors talk about their final game.
Xavier made it two in a row Wednesday night by beating Saint Louis at home.
Xavier women's basketball hosted and lost to Temple on Tuesday night at Cintas Center.
Five players scored in double figures for the Musketeers who beat Morehead State, 71-66, at Cintas Center. It was the 150th win at Cintas Center for the women's basketball program.
Photos by Scott Spencer Feb. 26, 2012
2012 Atlantic 10 Championship First Round Photos by Mitchell Leff 3/2/12
Feb. 26, 2012 Senior Day Photos by Doug Cochran
Jan. 24, 2012 Photos by Greg Rust
XU 69, UC 60 Dec. 4, 2011 Photos by Doug Cochran
2011-12 (As a r-Senior): Played in all 28 games while starting in two ... Reeled in seven rebounds in 11 minutes against Eastern Kentucky (11/12) ... Pulled in a career-high 12 boards against Louisville (11/20) to go with seven points ... Had six points and eight rebounds versus South Carolina (11/30) ... Made 6-of-8 of her baskets for 12 points against Oklahoma (12/20). She also had five rebounds in the game ... Dropped 11 points and reeled in seven boards against La Salle (1/14) ... Nearly perfect 4-of-5 from the field for 10 points againstr St. Bonaventure (2/18) ... Tallied 13 points and was one rebound shy of her first double-double on Senior Night.
2010-11 (As a r-Junior): Saw action in her first game as a Musketeer on Nov. 12 at South Carolina. Scored four points and grabbed two rebounds in her XU debut ... Scored a Xavier career-high six points and grabbed five boards in 12 minutes of action against Delaware State on Nov. 27 ... Corralled a career-high seven rebounds in XU's 85-40 win over Mississippi Valley State on Nov. 30 ... Was a nearly perfect 5-of-6 from the field and 1-of-2 from the line for a career-high 11 points against La Salle on Feb. 1. Also grabbed three rebounds and a career-high three steals ... Played in 23 games for the Musketeers this season and averaged 6.1 minutes per contest.
2009-10: Sat out the 2009-10 season as a redshirt ... Practiced with the team throughout the year ... Competed on the track and field team for Xavier during the spring. She set a school record of 45.16 meters in the Discus throw while finishing fifth at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships. Won the Discus Throw at the Stan Lyons Invitational.
Before Xavier: Spent two years at Gulf Coast Community College in Panama City, Fla. ... The Lady Commodores posted a 63-4 record during Johnson's two years, including a 36-1 mark during the 2007-08 season ... Johnson played in 30 games during the 2008-09 season and started 21 times. She averaged 6.6 points and 4.3 rebounds while shooting 47.4 percent from the floor ... Recorded a career-high 23 points versus Vincennes University on the strength of 10-for-15 shooting. She also went 3-for-4 from the line ... Was a perfect 4-for-4 from the line in an eight-point outing versus Tallahassee Community College ... Posted her first career double-double with 22 points and 14 rebounds against Georgia Perimeter College ... Swatted a career-high three blocks versus Chipola College and snatched a career-high three steals in a contest against South Georgia Technical College ... During her freshman season with Gulf Coast, Johnson averaged 6.1 points and 2.9 rebounds while shooting 53 percent from the field ... Turned in a season-high 16 points to go along with four rebounds versus North Florida ... Grabbed a season-high nine boards against Georgia Perimeter.
Personal: Full name is Sabrina Lynette Johnson ... Parents Lee and Winston Johnson, sister Samantha Johnson ... Shoots left-handed ... Nickname is Brina ... Graduated in August 2011 with a liberal arts degree, currently pursuing a special education master's degree ... Born October 9, 1988 in Clarkton, N.C.
* at Gulf Coast Community College