Parker leads Lady Seahawks past Fayetteville State

Parker leads Lady Seahawks past Fayetteville State
(Nelson, Lucas)

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

Redshirt senior guard Shrita Parker lead UNCW with a game-high 27 points, to help the Seahawks earn a 72-54 non-conference win over Fayetteville State at Trask Coliseum on Saturday afternoon. Parker shot 50% from the floor and was 12-for-15 from the free throw line.

The Seahawks’ record stand at 5-2 on the season, including a perfect 4-0 at home.

UNCW led by as many as 24 points in the third quarter before Fayetteville State trimmed the margin to 13, but the Broncos were unable to get any closer.

Seahawks will head to Chapel Hill, N.C., on Wednesday, Dec. 5, for a 3:30 p.m. non-conference game against North Carolina.

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