Titans Drop Opener

Nov. 12, 2010

Box Score

Cheney, Wash. - Tatjana Sparavalo scored 16 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and five teammates also were in double figures in scoring Friday as Eastern Washington defeated Cal State Fullerton, 80-70, in the women's basketball opener for both teams.

Megan Richardson led the way for Fullerton with 23 points and Lyndsey Grove added 15. But the Titans shot only 37 percent from the floor (22 of 59) compared to 48 percent for the Eagles, who outrebounded the visitors by seven.

Eastern Washington overcame a quick 3-0 Fullerton lead and pulled out to an advantage as large as 17 points before settling for a 38-31 halftime lead.

Jenna Breite led Fullerton on the glass with 8 rebounds.

The Titans' next game is Sunday afternoon at Seattle.