No. 23 Dayton 95, Wright St. 73

Ally Malott and Samantha Mackay each pitched in 20 points as No.

23 Dayton earned a 95-73 win over Wright State Wednesday night in a

nonconference contest.

The win moves the Flyers to 7-0, the program’s best start since

moving to Division I in 1984-85.

Mackay earned her points with 6-of-9 shooting from 3-point

range, while Malott also grabbed seven rebounds.

Jodie Cornelie-Sigmundova, last week’s Atlantic 10 Conference

Rookie of the Week, posted 15 points and a team-high eight

rebounds. Andrea Hoover and Cassie Sant each had 12 points, with

Hoover adding seven rebounds.

Ivory James led Wright State with 22 points.

Dayton held a 58-46 rebounding advantage, and scored 19

second-chance points.

The Raiders (2-5) trailed 53-27 at halftime, but cut the deficit

to 72-62 with 7:56 left. The comeback attempt ended there, though,

as Wright State was outscored 23-11 the rest of the way.