Sophomore forward Raquel Scott scored a team-high 17 points and added 10 rebounds for her third straight double-double as the Holy Cross women defeated Northeastern, 70-62, Wednesday night in Worcester and remained undefeated at 6-0.
Holy Cross senior guard Brisje Malone added 14 points, 7 rebounds, and 7 assists, while senior guard Alex Smith tallied 15 points and eight assists. The Crusaders started the season 6-0 for the first time since 1982-83. The Huskies, who fell to 4-3, were led by Jewel Tunstull with 19 points and 10 rebounds. Tunstull was joined in double figures by Amencie Mercier with a season-high 13 and A’lece Mark with 13.