UAlbany women’s basketball falls at Marist

Lucia Decortes had 11 points for UAlbany in Tuesday's defeat. (Gazette file photo)
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Lucia Decortes had 11 points for UAlbany in Tuesday's defeat. (Gazette file photo)

POUGHKEEPSIE —  Two days after upsetting Seton Hall on the road, the UAlbany women’s basketball team fell 67-48 to Marist in its final tune-up game prior to America East Conference play starting this weekend.

In Tuesday’s non-conference defeat, Ellen Hahne led UAlbany (1-2) with 12 points, while Lucia Decortes added 11 points and seven rebounds. For Marist (4-0), Caitlin Weimar had 14 points and 11 rebounds, and Zaria Demember-Shazer also had 14 points.

UAlbany led 13-9 after one quarter, but trailed 27-23 at halftime. Marist outscored UAlbany 21-6 in the third quarter before a fourth period in which the Great Danes never were closer than 16 points.

UAlbany’s Helene Haegerstrand was coming off scoring a career-high 26 points in UAlbany’s Sunday win against a Big East opponent. Against Marist, the sophomore had seven points for a UAlbany squad that only received eight points from its bench.

UAlbany opens league play Saturday at UMBC.

UALBANY

Hahne 5-11 1-4 12, Decortes 5-7 1-2 11, Heeps 1-9 1-2 4, Frames 2-7 1-1 6, Haegerstrand 1-6 4-4 7, Om 0-1 0-0 0, Hayes 0-4 3-4 3, Cooper 0-1 0-0 0, Hanner 0-0 0-0 0, Johnson 1-1 0-0 3, Thayne 0-0 0-0 0, Robinson 0-0 2-2 2. Totals: 15-47 13-19 48.

MARIST

Weimar 7-11 0-0 14, Best 0-1 0-0 0, Duffell 4-8 1-2 10, Barcello 5-11 1-2 13, Kennedy 4-7 1-2 10, Bonilla 0-1 0-0 0, Fox 0-1 0-0 0, Demember-Shazer 6-8 0-0 14, Ellison 0-2 0-0 0, Bailey 0-0 0-0 0, Krick 3-4 0-0 6, Wax 0-0 0-0 0. Totals: 29-54 3-6 67.

UAlbany 13 10 6 19 — 48

Marist 9 18 21 19 — 67

Three-point shooting: UAlbany 5-18 (Hahne 1-2, Heeps 1-8, Frames 1-3, Haegerstrand 1-3, Hayes 0-1, Johnson 1-1), Marist 6-14 (Duffell 1-2, Barcello 2-6, Kennedy 1-2, Demember-Shazer 2-2, Ellison 0-1, Krick 0-1).

Rebounds: UAlbany 26 (Decortes 7), Marist 34 (Weimar 11). Assists: UAlbany 8 (Hahne, Heeps, Frames 2), Marist 20 (Best 8). Turnovers: UAlbany 15, Marist 15. Total fouls: UAlbany 13, Marist 16. Technical fouls: None. Fouled out: None. Attendance: 0.

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