No. 7 Miami 107, Prairie View 26
Shenise Johnson scored 25 points and No. 7 Miami bounced back
from Tuesday’s loss at No. 3 Tennessee by routing Prairie View
107-26 Thursday night.
The 81-point margin of victory set a Miami school record,
beating the time the Hurricanes beat Homestead Air Force Base,
100-20 on Jan. 14, 1976.
The Hurricanes (2-1) ran off to a 19-0 start in the opening 5:17
and eventually built a 39-2 lead with 10:30 remaining in the first
half. Johnson 10 points in Miami’s early surge and finished the
half with 17 points.
Prairie View, a 2011 NCAA tournament qualifier from the
Southwest Athletic Conference, was held without a field goal until
Jeannette Jackson’s short jumper with 9:40 remaining in the first
half made the score 39-4.
Miami led 60-9 at halftime. Michaela Burton led Prairie View
(1-1) with 14 points.